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Bead fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 7142 debris

Dimensions

Width x length: 1 x 1.2 cm (3/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-225

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This fragment of a cylinder bead has signs of possible modeling/shaping.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 7142 debris. 1926: 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