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Ball beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St G 7600, east of G 7650

Dimensions

Overall: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2381

Medium or Technique

Garnet ; carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of six garnet and sixteen carnelian small ball beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St G 7600, east of G 7650. 1929 : 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