Melon bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7801

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.1892

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One melkon bead with a large boring.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7801. 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