Disc bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 2436 B, debris in chamber

Dimensions

Overall: 1.4 x 0.1 cm (9/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

40-2-23g

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One disc bead and some fragments.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 2436 B, debris in chamber. 1940: excavated by the Harvard University–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