Cylinder beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Mastaba G 7510, on casing blocks

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 0.3 cm (3/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.2852

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Approximately sixty cylinder beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Mastaba G 7510, on casing blocks. 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