Beads

Egyptian
Predynastic to Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 0–2
3100–2649 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Kafr Ghattati, tomb 5

Dimensions

Diameter of one is .5 cm; other is .6 cm

Accession Number

24.2547

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two ring beads in good condition.

Provenance

From Egypt, Kafr Ghattati 5 [K.G.5] tomb 5. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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