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String of ball beads

This is a string of one hundred and ninety-eight yellow/brown glass ball beads and three fragments of ball beads. Field #29-11-222; c.f. 31.866.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Egypt, Giza: Pit G 7757 A, (tomb of Kheperre) debris of Room III. 1929: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Amasis, 570–526 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

31.867

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads