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Beads

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 303/X

Dimensions

Overall: 4 cm (1 9/16 in.) height

Accession Number

11.2642

Medium or Technique

silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two oxidized silver beads, and one electrum bead, adhering.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 303. 1910-11: 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.

(accession date: October 19, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition