Bead, malachite chunk
Naqada I–III 3850–2960 B.C.
Bead 1.3 cm long.
Medium or Technique
Malachite, dark stone
Not On View
1 green stone double ball bead, 1 small chunk raw mineral malachite.
Mesaid (Mesa'eed) tomb 938 [M/938].
1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition