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Beads

Egyptian
Predynastic Period


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .007 D. beads. .013 D. loop

Accession Number

12.1438

Medium or Technique

Stone, ivory

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two crude stone discs and an ivory loop, colored green.

Provenance

From Egypt, Mesheikh. 1912: 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.

Findspot Information: From Mesheikh. Mes / 2014 / X

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition