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Two cylinder beads

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, 7632 A

Dimensions

Length x diameter (Bead 1): 2 x 0.8 cm (13/16 x 5/16 in.) Length x diameter (Bead 2): 1.8 x 3 cm (11/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2415

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two blue-green cylinder beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, 7632 A. 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