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Ball bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7931 A, debris of W chamber

Dimensions

Overall: 1.4 x 0.8 cm (9/16 x 5/16 in.) Overall: 0.6 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

30-12-32

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One large, polished ball bead with a large boring.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7931 A, debris of W chamber. 1930: 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