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Ring beads

This is a group of two thousand one hundred and fifteen ring beads of various colors.

Provenance

From Giza, Street G 7400, N of mastaba G 7410-7420: G 7420, [chapel]. 1925: 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: 0.1 x 0.5 cm (1/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.1966

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads