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Beads

Egyptian


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

Dimensions

Length x diameter: 0.8 x 0.3 cm (5/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-946

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two multiple ring beads of different shapes and sizes. One has six rings adhering to each other and the other has seven.

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