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Rectangular bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St G 7400, S. of mast. ent. of G7430 chapel

Dimensions

Length x thickness x height: 1.7 x 0.3 x 1.2 cm (11/16 x 1/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

25.2762

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One rectangular bead with an incised line on one side and bored lengthwise.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, 1925 : [Street G 7400], upper debris slightly to S of entrance to mastaba G 7430-7440: G 7430, chapel: 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