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Bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt

Dimensions

Height x depth: 1.3 x 0.4 cm (1/2 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

18.596

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Steatite; gray-green glaze; hieroglyphics on both sides; hole lengthwise.

Provenance

By 1918: Mr. & Mrs. deForest Thomson Collection; 1918: Given by Mr. & Mrs. deForest Thomson to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson