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Beads

This is a group of two disc beads and a fragment of a third disc bead similar to 26-1-428.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000 in debris. 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: 0.1 x 1.4 cm (1/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-2-96

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads