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Barrel bead

One narrow barrel bead, whitish in color.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza. 1911: 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, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5, 2465–2323 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

11.853

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads