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Disc beads

This is a group of four large, flat disc beads and three small disc beads similar to 26-1-429.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street 7000, debris on floor. 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

Diameter x thickness: 1.5 x 0.9 cm (9/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-774

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads