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Barrel bead

This is a light purple barrel bead.

Provenance

From Giza, [G 7121], near mastaba G 7110-7120: G 7120. 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

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 1.4 x 1.2 cm (9/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.2618

Medium or Technique

Glass?

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads