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Cylinder beads

Five large cylinder beads of faded greenish blue faience and a large number of thinner cylinder beads in faience, predominently blue, with well-preserved glaze.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, MIddle Kingdom,

Accession Number

15-5-33a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads