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Bead fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7100, mastaba G 7110-7120: G 7110

Dimensions

Overall: 0.6 x 0.5 cm (1/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3109

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One bead fragment, possibly from a flattened cylinder bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7100, mastaba G 7110-7120: G 7110. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–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