Melon bead fragment
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Mastaba G 7050, black debris above offering room
Length x diameter: 0.8 x 0.8 cm (5/16 x 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
One fragment of a melon bead, possibly part of a multiple bead, similar to type 26-1-556.
From Egypt, Giza, Mastaba G 7050, black debris above offering room. 1926: 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