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Ring beads

This a group of twenty-one ring beads of bright blue color.

Provenance

From Giza, Street G 7000, debris E of subsidiary pyramid G I-B. 1924: 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: 0.3 x 0.2 cm (1/8 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2270.1

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads