Ball bead

Egyptian
Roman?
332 B.C.–A.D. 337


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Z / surface of grave

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

11.2756

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One ball bead of blue and multicolored glass.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, surface of grave. 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