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Beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000

Dimensions

Largest length and diameter: 0.8 x 0.5 cm (5/16 x 3/16 in.) Smallest diameter and length: 0.3 x 0.4 cm (1/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-1007

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of three small and one large flattened barrel beads of type 26-1-445.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000. 1926: 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