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Cylinder beads

2 cylinder beads, light blue. Register says 4.

Provenance

From Giza, Pit 7330B debris. 1927: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,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 0.3 x 1.7 cm (1/8 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1641

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads