Ring beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7632 A, debris

Dimensions

Overall: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2492

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of about fifteen hundred ring beads of various colors including white, green, red, brown, and black.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7632 A, debris. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition