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Disc bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In debris from top of mastaba, G 7520,E of Pit A

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 0.3 cm (9/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1711

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This disc bead has one flat side and one slightly convex side.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, In debris from top of mastaba, G 7520, east of pit A . 1927 : 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