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Bead

One small ring bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 77625, on top of large wooden anthropoid coffin; left hand. 1929 : 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

Accession Number

29-12-240g5

Medium or Technique

Silver?

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads