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Cylinder and pendant beads

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5–6
2465–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7796, pit D

Accession Number

31.1812

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

31-2-28 about 60 faience pendant beads; 31-2-29 cylinder and a few ring beads.

Provenance

From Giza, tomb G 7796, pit D. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition and assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition