Predynastic to Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 0–2
Findspot: Egypt, Kafr Ghattati, tomb 2
Overall: 2 cm length of longest cylinder (13/16 in.) Other: 1.6 cm length of shortest cylinder (5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Two broken cylinder beads of a deep color carnelian.
From Egypt, Kafr Ghattati 2 [K.G.2] tomb 2.1924: 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition