Cylinder bead fragments

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000

Dimensions

Overall: 0.7 x 0.3 cm (1/4 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-1106

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of twenty-two fragments of cylinder beads of all sizes in bright blue, pale blue, light green, and dark gray glazes.

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