Roman Imperial Period
30 B.C.–A.D 364
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, GMT/J1/body 47
Overall: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
One bright blue ball bead with a very large boring.
From Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, communal burial in room J1 (=pillared hall 27), associated with mummy 47. 1907: 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.
(Accession date: March 2, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition