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Ball bead

This is a large ball bead with glaze missing in some areas.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza Avenue G 3, black debris. 1925: 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

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2961

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads