Double melon bead

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, E of mastaba G 7050

Dimensions

Length x diameter: 1.9 x 0.7 cm (3/4 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-583

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One double melon bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, E of mastaba G 7050. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition