Beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 533 D

Dimensions

b: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.) c: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.) d: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-131b-d

Medium or Technique

Faience, metal?

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of:
b) 1 faience ball bead
c) 1 darker frit ball bead
d) 1 unpierced ball of metal?

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 553 D. 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