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Bead

Ivory. From Mesa'eed.

Provenance

From Mesaid (Mesa'eed). 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, Early Dynastic Period,

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Accession Number

11.1076

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads