30 B.C.–364 A.D.
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, Room J1
Overall: 0.2 cm (1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a group of ten beads: five single short cylinder beads and five multiple ring beads. The beads are red, brown, and blue. The original description stated that there were twelve beads.
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