Bead

Egyptian


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

Dimensions

Longest: 0.2 x 1.7 cm (1/16 x 11/16 in.) Shortest: 0.2 cm (1/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2497

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of about six hundred cylinder beads and cylinder bead fragments of varying lengths.

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