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Spacer bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St G 7000, W of mast G 7130-7140: G 7130

Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 x 1 cm (1 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2767

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This spacer bead is a piece of bone bored with 5 holes. One end is broken.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, W of mastaba G 7130-7140: G 7130. 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