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Cylinder beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 6020, in drift sand near door

Dimensions

Length x Diameter: 1.8 x 0.5 cm (11/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2752

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of four cylinder beads. One of the beads is much smaller than the other three beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G6020, in drift sand near door. 1925 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition;rassigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition