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Disc bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, cemetery G 7000 SW, N of pit VIII in trench 26

Dimensions

Overall: 1.8 x 0.4 cm (11/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2838

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This disc bead is convex on one side and flat on the other.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Cemetery G 7000 SW, N of pit VIII in trench 26. 1925: 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