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Ball beads

This is a group of ten beads: two copper ball beads; seven faience ball beads, two of which are attached to the copper beads; one flattened faience ball bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, So. of G 7510, in cross street. 1929 : 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

Overall: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.)

Accession Number

29.2422

Medium or Technique

Faience and copper

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads