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Bead

This is a broken bead with rounded body.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. 7400 S of mastaba 7410. 1925 : 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: 2.5 x 1.7 cm (1 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.1929

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads