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Bead

One small barrel bead of corroded copper.

Provenance

From Egypt, Zawiyet el-Aryan, Z/111. Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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, Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 2 (?) (?), 2750–2649 B.C.

Findspot

Zawiyet el-'Aryan

Accession Number

11.3136

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads