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Beads

This is a group of seventeen bronze ring beads and fragments of beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris above mastaba G 7637. 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: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)

Accession Number

25.2356

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads