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Beads

This is a group of five disc beads of type 26-1-425.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. G 7000. 1926: 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: 1.3 x 0.3 cm (1/2 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-654

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads