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Cylinder beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7400, S [of] mastaba G 7410-7420: G 741

Dimensions

Largest: 1.2 x 0.2 cm (1/2 x 1/16 in) Smallest: 0.2 x 0.4 cm (1/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.1932

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of twenty-three cylinder beads of varying lengths.

Provenance

From Giza, Street G 7400, S [of] mastaba G 7410-7420: G 7410. 1925: 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