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Ball bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7200 debris

Dimensions

Overall: 0.6 x 0.8 cm (1/4 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.1522

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This ball bead has two incomplete boring holes on one side in addition to the actual boring.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza Street G 7200, debris. 1925: 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