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Ball bead

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 60/X

Dimensions

Overall: 0.3 cm diameter (1/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.2684

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One carnelian ball bead in good condition.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 60. 1911: 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