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Truncated sphere bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, East and a little North of Mastaba G 7152

Dimensions

Overall: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-982

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One truncated sphere bead which flares out around the boring.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, East and a little North of Mastaba G 7152. 1926: 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