Cylinder bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, GMT/X

Dimensions

Overall: 3.2 x 0.1 cm (1 1/4 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.820

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is an unusually long, blue-green cylinder bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, GMT/X. 1911: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition