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Cylinder bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In debris of Street G 7400.

Dimensions

Overall: 0.5 x 2 cm (3/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1724

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Long cylidrical bead. Tapering slightly at ends. Color - blue.

Provenance

From Giza, In debris of Street G 7400. 1927: 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