Disc beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7000, debris on floor

Dimensions

Diameter: 1.4 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-772

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of nine large, flat disc beads similar to 26-1-427.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street 7000, debris on floor. 1926: 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