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Broadcollar beads

Many cylinder and ring beads in blue, green, black and white.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G2423. 1938: 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

36-7-4b-c

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads