Disc bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris south of G 7150

Dimensions

Diameter: 1.9 cm (3/4 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-897

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is one large disc bead, flat on one side, convex on the toher. It is mislabeled in black ink on the back as 26-1-899.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris south of G 7150. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition