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Ring bead

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
3850–2960 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, M/90

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.1097

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One carnelian ring bead in good condition.

Provenance

From Egypt, Mesa'eed, M/90. 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