Barrel shaped eye bead
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic dynasty)–Roman Imp
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 13/x
Overall: 2.3 x 2.3 cm (7/8 x 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Dark blue glass with eye motif, spots of yellow with black dot in middle. The bead is chipped at one end.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 13/x, 1911:Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition