Cowrie shell beads
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7156, debris
Overall: 1.1 x 1.2 cm (7/16 x 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a group of four cowrie shell beads with fragments of original thread included. Probably same necklace as 26-2-189.
From Egypt, Giza, G 7156, debris. 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition