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Cylinder bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 2105 Y, chamber

Dimensions

Overall: 2.7 x 0.3 cm (1 1/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

38.2136

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One thin, incomplete spiral cylinder bead with two rings at one end.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 2105 Y, chamber. 1938: excavated by the Harvard University–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