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Disc bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, N of subsidiary pyramid G I-b

Dimensions

Diameter x height: 1.4 x 0.3 cm (9/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2543

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One disc bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, N of subsidiary pyramid G I-b. 1924: 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