Disc bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, upper debris, sebekh siftings

Dimensions

Overall: 1.4 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.3036

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is one large disc bead with a convex surface.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, upper debris, sebekh siftings. 1925: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition