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Cylinder bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7500, N of pit G 7512 X

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2216

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a roughly cylindrical bead with an additional boring in the middle of one side. Turquoise blue.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7500, N of pit G 7512 X. 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