Ball bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, upper debris, sebekh siftings

Dimensions

Overall: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)

Accession Number

25.3032

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is one flattened ball bead, flat at both ends.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, upper debris, sebekh siftings. 1925: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition