Barrel beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7632 A, room A VII

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 x 0.5 cm (1/2 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2496

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of fifteen complete and two fragmentary barrel beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7632 A, room A VII. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition