Cylinder bead

Egyptian
Predynastic to Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 0–2
3100–2649 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Kafr Ghattati, tomb 2

Dimensions

Overall: 0.4 x 1.9 cm (3/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.2561

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One light green cylinder bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Kafr Ghattati 2 [K.G.2] tomb 2.1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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