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Cylindrical bead

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Cylindrical bead of blue glaze with incised decoration and gold band on either end.

Provenance

1903: Purchased for the MFA by Albert M. Lythgoe (Accession Date: January 1, 1903)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, 1991–1783 B.C.

Dimensions

L:ength: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.1602

Medium or Technique

Blue glaze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads