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Ball beads

This small group of beads, part of 33-2-168, is all strung together and consists of: 168d) four carnelian ring beads 168l) two black faience ball beads 168n) nine faience cylinder beads, some chipped (Object Register lists 8) 168o) eleven faience disc beads and two fragments five assorted tiny...

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Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 2200 (= G 5080) B, debris of chamber (sieved), 1933: 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

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 0.4 x 0.6 cm (3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

33-2-168l

Medium or Technique

Lapis lazuli

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads