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Disc bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Avenue G 1, debris from boat pit N of G I-b

Dimensions

Diameter x height: 1.4 x 0.4 cm (9/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2576

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One disc bead with a large boring.

Provenance

From Giza, Avenue G 1, debris from boat pit N of subsidiary pyramid G I-b (G I-a boat pit). 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