Cowrie shell beads
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Cemetery G 7000 SW, N of pit VIII in trench 26
Overall: 1.8 cm (11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a group of seven cowrie shell beads.
From Egypt, Giza, Cemetery G 7000 SW, N of pit VIII in trench 26. 1925: 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