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Double cylinder bead fragment

Egyptian
Late or Greco-Roman Period, Dynasty 25 (Ptolemai
760–30 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000 debris E of subsidiary Pyr G 1-b

Dimensions

Overall: 0.3 x 1 cm (1/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24-11-86

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is one fragment of a double cylinder bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, debris E of subsidiary Pyramid G 1-b. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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