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Two glaze, one bronze; one dark brown glass bead and a glaze ring at one end.


From the Ancient town, Tell Dafana (Daphnae). 1886: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 1, 1887.

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Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 26, 664–525 B.C.

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Two glaze, one bronze; one dark brown glass


The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Beads