Spherical bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, debris on top of mastaba G 7256

Dimensions

Overall: 0.4 x 1.2 cm (3/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

27.1587

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One circular bead rounded on one side and flat on the other.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris on top of Mastaba G 7256. 1927: 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