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Bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Naga el-Hai (Qena), tomb K 2124

Dimensions

Overall: 5 cm (1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5146

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One ring bead of white shell.

Provenance

From Egypt, Naga el-Hai (Qena), tomb K 2124. 1913: 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