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Disc bead

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, West of Mastaba G 7150

Dimensions

Diameter x thickness: 0.7 x 0.1 cm (1/4 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-553

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One disc bead similar to 26-1-428 but smaller.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, West of Mastaba G 7150. 1926: 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