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Cylinder bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, N of subsidiary pyramid G I-a

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 0.7 cm (3/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.2714

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One decorative cylinder bead with horizontal and vertical ribbing.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, N of subsidiary pyramid G I-a. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition