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Cylinder bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000

Dimensions

Overall: 0.7 x 0.8 cm (1/4 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-1010

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One large cylinder bead with original fiber string preserved in boring.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000. 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