Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6–10
Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh
Length: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
One large barrel bead of cloudy quartz, with a patch of opaque green.
From Egypt, Mesheikh. 1912: 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.
Findspot Information: From Mesheikh. Mes / 2106 / B
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition