Cowrie shell bead
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7600 Street debris, East of G 7650
Overall: 1.4 x 1.9 cm (9/16 x 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
One small cowrie shell bead, pierced lengthwise for suspension. The top has been broken off.
From Egypt, Giza, G 7600 Street debris, East of G 7650. 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