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Ring bead

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Z / Surface of grave

Dimensions

Overall: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.2760

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One small carnelian ring bead.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, surface of grave. 1911: 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