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Beads

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, N of Pit G 7140 I, debris above roof

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.3 x 1.5 cm (1/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-137

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two cylinder beads, one of which is broken.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, N of Pit G 7140 I, debris above roof. 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