Ball beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 x 1.1 cm (1/2 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-1091

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of seven crudely shaped ball beads in various shades. Also present but not listed in the Object Register are: one cylinder bead and two double ring beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000. 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