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Beads

These field numbers (36-7-35 and 36-6-55f-g) are stored together and not differentiated. Two bags short, green cylinders, one bag red rings, one bag green and white rings, 4 cylinder, one pendant frag-irregular. On modern string.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G2416 D. 1936: 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, Old Kingdom,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

36-7-35

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads