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Cylinder bead

This is a roughly cylindrical bead with an additional boring in the middle of one side. Turquoise blue.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7500, N of pit G 7512 X. 1925 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2216

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads