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Three strings of beads

(a) Blue faience barrel, ball and cylinder beads (approx 30); carnelian cylinder and barrel beads (5); cowery shell beads; and one large and one small white bead on string. (b) Approximately 85 small ring beads, off-white and faded blue faience, on string. (c) Approximately 400 small ring...

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Provenance

From Egypt. Excavated by the Egyptian Research Account; assigned to the Egyptian Research Account by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egyptian Research Account.

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription

Egyptian,

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Egypt

Accession Number

07.563a-c

Medium or Technique

Faience, carnelian, cowery shell

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads