30 B.C.–364 A.D.
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, Room J1
Width x thickness x length: 1.9 x 0.4 x 2.2 cm (3/4 x 3/16 x 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a group of 208 cylinder beads and a few bead fragments.
From Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, Room J1 (J1 = Pillared Hall 27), debris south of third pillar. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition