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Cylinder beads

Three cylinder beads, very slender. Two are complete and one is broken.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza G 4811+4812: pit G 4811 B, chamber. 1935: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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

Complete beads: 3.2 x 0.2 cm (1 1/4 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

35-11-72

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads