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Cylinder and pendant beads

31-2-28 about 60 faience pendant beads; 31-2-29 a box half full of cylinder and a few ring beads.

Provenance

From Giza, tomb G 7796, pit D. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition and assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5–6, 2465–2150 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

31.1812

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads