Ball beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 546 A debris

Dimensions

Smaller b: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.) Larger b: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.) c: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-139b-c

Medium or Technique

Faience, carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of:
b) two carnelian ball beads
c) one faience ball bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 546 A debris. 1923: 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