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Beads

Two cylinder beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7330-7340: pit G 7330 X, debris of second chamber. 1927: 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. (Accession date: December 14, 2004)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 0.3 cm (9/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1584

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads