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Ball bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 500 surface debris

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-8

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 500 surface debris. 1923: 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