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Ball bead

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Overall: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.2690

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One ball bead with white incrustation but in good condition.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 511. 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