Beads

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7100 S, debris

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.45 x 1.9 cm (3/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-82

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of eight barrel beads of which five are light blue and three are gray-blue.

Provenance

From Giza, Street G 7100 S, debris. 1926: 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