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Beads

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris above pit G 7140 I

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.4 x 1.6 cm (3/16 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-120

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two barrel beads and one fragment of another barrel bead, shaped with knife.

Provenance

From Giza, debris above pit G 7140 I. 1926: 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