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Five light green cylinder beads on string.

Provenance

From Egypt, Kafr Ghattati 5 [K.G.5] tomb 5. 1924: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic to Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 0–2, 3100–2649 B.C.

Findspot

Kafr Ghattati, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 1.7 cm length of largest (11/16 in.) Other: 0.7 cm length of smallest (1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.2548

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads