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Rectangular bead

Steatite; blue-green glaze; hieroglyphics on both sides; chipped on one side; hole through center lengthwise.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson

Egyptian,

Accession Number

18.598

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads