Beads

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 6
2323–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7691 A, debris of grave

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 x 0.6 cm (7/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

28.1366

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two white stone barrel beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7691 A, debris of grave. 1928: 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