Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Amasis
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A, debris of room III
Largest diameter and length: 1.6 x 0.4 cm (5/8 x 3/16 in.) Smallest diameter and length: 0.3 x 0.5 cm (1/8 x 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a group of fourteen barrel beads, seven large and seven small, plus three fragments of beads.
From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A, (tomb of Kheperre) debris of Room III. 1929: 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