Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7540 X II, in debris
Length x width: 4.1 x 1.8 cm (1 5/8 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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This is an unusual barrel bead, as it is flat on the back, and pierced at both ends. It is made of milky agate.
From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7540 X II, in debris. 1927: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition