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Beads

Pair of ivory beads, good condition.

Provenance

From Egypt, Menkaura (Menkaura) Pyramid Temple, Giza. 1911: 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. Findspot Information: From Menkaura Pyramid Temple, Giza. GMT / Room J2 / M K1

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Greco-Roman Period,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

11.1118

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads