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Cylinder beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza (?)

Dimensions

Overall: 0.3 x 3.1 cm (1/8 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

15-12-16a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Nineteen long blue faience cylinder beads

Provenance

From Giza? (not Gammai). 1915: 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