Beads

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26–30
664–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Temple of Isis room D or G7011 room B

Dimensions

Overall: barrel 1.2 x 1.8 cm (1/2 x 11/16 in.) Overall: ring 0.3 cm (1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.16333

Medium or Technique

Faience and carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is one barrel bead and one ring bead.

Provenance

From Giza, Temple of Isis room D, or G 7011 room B. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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