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Rosette bead

Egyptian
New Kingdom to Late Period
1550–325 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. G 7000 debris E of subsidiary Pyramid G I-b

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 0.2 cm (3/8 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2480

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One melon bead.

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, St. G 7000 debris E of subsidiary Pyramid G I-b. 1924: 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