Beads

Egyptian
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic dynasty)–Roman Imp


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, GMT J'/Lot C3

Dimensions

Overall: 2 x 1.3 cm (13/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

11.966

Medium or Technique

Stone & Shell (?)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Five beads in a variety of shapes and sizes of stone or shell (?), good condition.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, GMT / J' / Lot C 3. 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