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Cylinder bead

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris above pit G 7140 I

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.2 x 1.3 cm (1/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-119

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One cylinder bead with deep blue glaze.

Provenance

From Giza, debris above pit G 7140 I. 1926: 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