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Ball beads

This is a group of seven crudely shaped ball beads in various shades. Also present but not listed in the Object Register are: one cylinder bead and two double ring beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000. 1926: 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: 1.3 x 1.1 cm (1/2 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-1091

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads