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Beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Surface debris between mastabas G 7150 and G7151

Dimensions

Smallest Diameter and length: 0.1 x 0.4 cm (1/16 x 3/16 in.) Largest Diameter and length: 0.9 x 0.5 cm (3/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-943

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of eight triple ring beads of different shapes and sizes.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Surface debris between mastabas G 7150 and G 7151. 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