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Barrel bead fragments

Fragments from side of barrel bead (two pieces fitting).

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, debris on floor. 1926: 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

Diameter x length: 0.6 x 1.4 cm (1/4 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-795

Medium or Technique

Blue glass paste

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads