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Scaraboid bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 SW XXVI (G 7000 SW 26), chamber debris

Dimensions

Overall: 0.6 x 0.8 cm (1/4 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2933

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One scaraboid bead, pierced from side to side. One side is flat.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7000 SW XXVI (G 7000 SW 26), chamber debris. 1925: 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