Cylinder beads

Egyptian
Late Period


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, room 5 (temple court)

Dimensions

Overall: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.1045

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Four small cylinder beads.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, room 5 (temple court). 1911: 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