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Cylinder beads

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2625–2500 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 1110 A

Dimensions

Overall: 0.7 x 1.7 cm (1/4 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.2065.5

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

3 large faience cylinder beads

Provenance

From Giza, G1110A, excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition