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Cylinder bead

This green faience cylinder has a crossed groove pattern.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 121. 1913: 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. Findspot Information: S.F. / 121

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, 2040–1640 B.C.

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Accession Number

13.3752

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads