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Conical bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. G 7000, east of Pyramid IA

Dimensions

Length x diameter: 0.6 x 0.7 cm (1/4 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.2654

Medium or Technique

Glass ?

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One red conical bead, chipped at the narrow end.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. G 7000, E of subsidiary pyramid G I-a. 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