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Ring bead

Egyptian
Predynastic Period


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, M/11

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.1093

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One carnelian ring bead with rough edges.

Provenance

From Egypt, Mesaid (Mesa'eed), M/11. 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