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Beads and fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7011 C, burial, under legs of skeleton

Dimensions

Overall:ring beads 0.2 x 0.3 cm (1/16 x 1/8 in.) Overall: rectangular object 0.6 x 0.2 x 0.5 cm (1/4 x 1/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-339

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two double ring beads, traces of blue. Also a small fragment of a thin rectangular object of black stone(?).

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7011 C, burial, under legs of skeleton. 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