Spacer bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2200 B =G 5080

Dimensions

Length x width: 1.6 x 0.8 cm (5/8 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

33-2-168a

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Flat, gold spacer bead with 6 holes on back. Two electrum(?) bead fragments.

Provenance

From Giza G2200B= G5080. 1933: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition