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Melon bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 SW XXVI (G 7000 SW 26), chamber debris

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 0.6 cm (3/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

25.2934

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One double melon bead.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7000 SW XXVI (G 7000 SW 26), chamber debris. 1925: 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