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Biconical bead

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One large biconical bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street east of G 7060, in debris. 1926: 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: 1.7 x 2.2 cm (11/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-4

Medium or Technique

Translucent blue glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads