Cylinder bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Avenue G 3, black debris

Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 0.6 cm (1 3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

25.3019

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One opaque white cylinder bead with faded black concentric markings . There is a small bag of tiny fragments of another bead.

Provenance

From Giza, Avenue G 3, black debris. 1925: 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