Ball bead

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 511

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

11.2689

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One glass ball bead in good condition, of sage green color with traces of gilding.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 511. 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