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Bead

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh

Dimensions

Overall: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.1460

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One short green cylinder bead with additional opening at center of one side.

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 / 2124

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition