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Cylinder bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Isis Temple, Room E

Dimensions

Length x diameter: 1.4 x 0.4 cm (9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-173

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One cylinder bead shaped with blade and chipped at one end.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Isis Temple, Room E. 1926: 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