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Beads

String of various material ring beads with carnelian ball beads and blue pendants.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Deir Rifa. (Group 18).

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription

Egyptian, Second Intermediate Period, Dynasty 14–16, 1700–1540 B.C.

Findspot

Rifeh, Egypt

Accession Number

07.555

Medium or Technique

Glass, shell, carnelian, amethyst, garnet

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads