Beads & fragments

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7000

Dimensions

Overall :largest : 2.0 cm (13/16 in.) Overall: smallest:: 0.2 cm (1/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-1085

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of ninety-two beads and fragments of beads. It includes twelve types of cylindrical beads in the form of linked or multiple ring beads. There are traces of blue glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street 7000. 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