Cylinder beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, street 7211

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 0.3 cm (9/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.1576

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of approximately 502 cylinder beads, faded.

Provenance

From Giza, street 7211. 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