Lentoid bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, Sheikh Farag, SF 544 B

Dimensions

Other: 0.9 x 0.5 x 1 cm (3/8 x 3/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-199a

Medium or Technique

Amethyst

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One amethyst lentoid bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 544 B. 1923: 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