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Bracelet

Small bracelet with 1 or more dangle decorations missing; rusted. Similar bracelets produced during this period often carried images of saints, images from scripture, or even invocations for protection. This particular bracelet is highly worn and the precise pattern of decoration is difficult...

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Provenance

From Akhmim.Purchased by Albert M. Lythgoe in Egypt 1904

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, Byzantine (Coptic) Period,

Accession Number

04.1795

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets, Armlets