Beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A, Room IV

Dimensions

Overall: 0.3 cm (1/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.2696

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of twenty-three small carnelian mishapen barrel beads, varying slightly in size and shape, similar to 29-11-347.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A, Room IV. 1929: 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