Ring bead

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Amasis
570–526 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A in Room IV

Dimensions

Length x width: 1 x 0.9 cm (3/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.2636

Medium or Technique

Red stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One thick ring bead of a dark red color.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A, (tomb of Kheperre) in Room IV. 1929: 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