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Cylinder beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 6028 F, pit shaft

Dimensions

Length x diameter: 0.9 x 0.3 cm (3/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.2894

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of two cylinder beads, dark in color.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 6028 F, pit shaft. 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