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Ball bead fragment

One fragment from side of large ball bead. Mistakenly labelled as 26-1-601 Dark blue with patterns in black. Soft gray paste.

Provenance

From Giza, Street G 7000, E of mastaba G 7050. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 x 2.3 cm (1 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-591

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads