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Bead

Egyptian
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 2 (?) (?)
2750–2649 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 111

Dimensions

Overall: 0.6 x 0.4 cm (1/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.3136

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One small barrel bead of corroded copper.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 111. Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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