Cylinder beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4811+G4812: pit G 4811 B, chamber

Dimensions

Complete beads: 3.2 x 0.2 cm (1 1/4 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

35-11-72

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Three cylinder beads, very slender. Two are complete and one is broken.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza G 4811+4812: pit G 4811 B, chamber. 1935: 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