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Beads

On a string: four melon, one barrel, one ring. On a string: sixty ball beads, various sizes. Loose: thirty four ball and ring beads.

Provenance

Purchased of Albert M. Lythgoe, in Egypt 1904

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom,

Findspot

Egypt

Accession Number

04.1861

Medium or Technique

Garnet

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads