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Cylinder bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, N of Pyr IB, near mastaba G 7110-7120: G 7120

Dimensions

Length x diameter: 2 x 0.5 cm (3/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2611

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One cylinder bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000 N of subsidiary pyramid G I-b, near mastaba G 7110-7120: G 7120. 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