Bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. G 7300 south of Roman CB wall G 7300 pit

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 x 1 cm (5/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1677

Medium or Technique

Quartzite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a truncated ball bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. G 7300, south of Roman C B wall G 7300 pit. 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