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Cylinder bead

One cylinder bead.

Provenance

From Giza, G4911, Debris. 1915: 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, Dynasty 5 or 6, 2465–2150 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter and length: 0.4 x 2 cm (3/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-11-85c

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads