Strand of beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7500, N of mastaba G 7512

Dimensions

Diameter and thickness: 0.4 x 0.1 cm (3/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2391

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of around one hundred and seventy disc beads now strung together on modern thread with 25.2392 and housed with 25.2390.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7500, N of Mastaba G 7512. 1925: 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