Bead and shell
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, N of subsidiary Pyramid G I-A
Overall (Shell): 0.7 x 1.8 x 1.4 cm (1/4 x 11/16 x 9/16 in.) Overall (Bead): 0.5 x 0.5 cm (3/16 x 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Faience and shell
Not On View
One ball bead and one pierced shell strung together.
From Giza, Egypt. N of subsidiary Pyramid G I-A. 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition