Beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7500, debris

Dimensions

Diameter x height: 0.5 x 0.2 cm (3/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2532

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of approximately 7,000 ring beads with white, red, blue, black, and green glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7500, debris. 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