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Cylinder beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza (?)

Dimensions

Overall: 0.3 x 3.1 cm (1/8 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

15-12-16b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two fragments of long, dark blue cylinder beads.

Provenance

From Giza? (not Gammai). 1915: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition