Cylinder beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7803 C, inside coffin

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 0.2 cm (3/8 x 1/16 in.) largest

Accession Number

25.2726

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of thirty-eight speckled steatite cylinder beads.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7803 C, inside coffin. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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