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Disc bead

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 165 B

Dimensions

Diameter : 1 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5258

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is one disc bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 165 B. 1913: 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