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Biconical beads

About fifty beads in assorted shapes and sizes: one double lobed, one bead melon bead, one cylinder bead, two pendant beads. Many ball and ring are of different shades of blue.

Provenance

From Assyiut; Perhaps purchased from Edward Perry Warren. Purchased by A.M. Lythgoe, Dec. 1903

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Egyptian, Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty), 305–30 B.C.

Object Place

Assyiut, Egypt

Accession Number

03.1883

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads