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One black/brown ball bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Mesheikh. 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. Findspot Information: From Mesheikh. Mes / 135

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6–10, 2323–2040 B.C.

Findspot

Mesheikh, Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter: 1 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

12.1436

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads