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Bead

This is a roughly made spherical mud bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. 7300, south of Roman C. B. wall. 1927: 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: 1.2 x 1.1 cm (1/2 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1682

Medium or Technique

Mud

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads