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Barrel bead

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Large faience green glazed barrel bead or pendant.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 2186 (= G X.5) . 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. Findspot Information: From Giza. G IX.6 / A.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom,

Object Place

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 5 x 1.9 cm (1 15/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

12.1194

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants