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Cylinder bead

Egyptian
New Kingdom to Late Period
1550–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. G 7000 debris E of subsidiary pyramid G I-b

Dimensions

Overall: 0.3 x 0.6 x 1.4 cm (1/8 x 1/4 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2278

Medium or Technique

Frit

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One cylinder bead with one end smaller than the other.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. G 7000 debris E of subsidiary pyramid G I-b. 1924: 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