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Cylinder bead fragment

Egyptian
New Kingdom to Late Period
1550–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, debris near subsidiary Pyramid G I-b

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 x 0.9 cm (5/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2408

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One fragment of a crude cylinder bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris near subsidiary Pyramid G I-b. 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