Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Amasis
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A, in Room V
Overall: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a group of sixty-five barrel beads of various shapes, some slightly mishapen and varying slightly in size.
From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A, (tomb of Kheperre) in Room V. 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