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Ring bead

This is a large ring bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris on top of mastaba G 7330-7340: G 7340. 1927 : 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

Overall: 0.5 x 0.6 cm (3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

27.1633

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads