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Beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 1685 A, around body

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 x 1 cm (1/2 x 3/8 in.) (greatest)

Accession Number

32-4-48

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One ball bead and one barrel bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 1685 A, around body. 1932: excavated by the Harvard University–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