Ball

Egyptian
Predynastic Period


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.) diameter

Accession Number

11.1017

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

One ball with black and white color; surface battered and uneven

Provenance

From Egypt, Mesaid (Mesa'eed). 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