Beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7400, South of Mastaba 7410

Dimensions

Overall: 0.2 x 0.4 cm (1/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.1933

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of eight white ring beads, thirty-four green ring beads; six black ring beads, two brownish-red ring beads and five double-ring beads shaped like a figure eight.

Provenance

From Giza, Street 7400, South of Mastaba 7410.1925: 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