Barrel beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit 7510 Y, C11001-11002

Dimensions

Other: 1.9 x 1.6 cm (3/4 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.2163

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of fifty-four blue and green barrel beads as well as fragments.

Provenance

From Giza, Pit 7510Y, C11001-11002.1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition