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Cylinder bead

This is one cylinder bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 209. 1913: 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, Middle Kingdom, 2040–1640 B.C.

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter and length: 0.2 x 0.8 cm (1/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

13-4-230

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads