Ball bead fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, E of mastaba G 7050

Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 x 2.3 cm (1 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-591

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One fragment from side of large ball bead. Mistakenly labelled as 26-1-601 Dark blue with patterns in black. Soft gray paste.

Provenance

From Giza, Street G 7000, E of mastaba G 7050. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition