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Biconical bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7000 opposite avenue G 1

Dimensions

Length x diameter: 1.1 x 0.8 cm (7/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2641

Medium or Technique

Faience ?

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One biconical bead with bluish-brown glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, opposite avenue G 1. 1924: 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