Ball bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 539 debris in A

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 cm (5/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-130

Medium or Technique

Amethyst

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is 1 double-bored ball bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 539 debris in A. 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