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Beads

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


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Debris from tomb

Dimensions

Overall: 4.4 cm (1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.3128

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of nine green and blue faience disc beads and four cylinder beads.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Z / debris from tomb. 1911: 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