Ball bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, From debris on top of Mastaba G 7340

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 1 cm (3/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1634

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a truncated ball bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, from debris on top of Mastaba G 7340. 1927: 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