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Ball bead

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, N of Pyr IB, near mastaba G 7110-7120: G 7120

Dimensions

Length x diameter: 0.4 x 0.6 cm (3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.2612

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

one dark green ball bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000 N of subsidiary pyramid G I-b, near mastaba G 7110-7120: G 7120. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–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