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Melon bead

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This is one melon bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, upper debris, sebekh siftings. 1925: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.)

Accession Number

25.3034

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads