Beads

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7632 A, room A VI

Dimensions

Diameter and length: 0.5 x 1.7 cm (3/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2461

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of 150 barrel beads and fragments of beads. There are also five cylinder beads and one ring bead.

Provenance

From Giza, Pit G 7632 A, room A VI. 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