Disc bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7141, Roman room debris

Dimensions

Diameter x thickness: 1.6 x 1.3 cm (5/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-179

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One disc bead flat one side and curved on the other.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7141, Roman room debris. 1926: 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