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Beads

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2420

Accession Number

36-5-62

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Green and black ring beads. Ring and cylinder beads in green, black, and white. All stored in same box, undifferentiated between 36-7-16a-b, 36-5-61 and 36-5-62. Graduated sizes.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G2420. 1936: 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