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Ring bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7220(b), Pit of Mastaba

Dimensions

Overall: 1.6 x 0.5 cm (5/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3076

Medium or Technique

Limestone (?)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One large, mishapen ring bead with a large boring.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza G 7210-7220: G 7210 b, pit of mastaba. 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