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Shell bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7400, S [of] mastaba G 7410-7420: G7410

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 x 1.4 cm (7/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.1930

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One small cowrie shell beadwith back cut off.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7400, S [of] mastaba G 7410-7420: G 7410. 1925: 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