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Disc bead

One disc bead similar to 26-1-425.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Debris in street E of mastaba G 7060,1926: 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

Thickness x diameter: 0.3 x 1.1 cm (1/8 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-5

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads