Cylinder bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, between G 7220 and G 7230, Ave. G 2

Dimensions

Overall: 1.8 x 2.5 x 0.9 cm (11/16 x 1 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2830

Medium or Technique

faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two cylinder beads joined together. One of the cylinder beads is broken lengthwise.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Avenue G 2], between mastabas G 7210-7220: G 7220 and G 7230-7240: G 7230. 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