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Bead

Late Kingdom


Object Place: Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 4.3 cm (1 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.1379

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Faience; long club shape, bright blue with spiral band of black.

Provenance

From Egypt, Mesheikh. 1912: 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.

Findspot Information: From Mesheikh. Mes / 2026

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition