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Serpentine, yellow green with black markings; flat and rectangular.

Provenance

From near Tell Dafana (Daphnae). 1886: Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; 1887: given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, 650–600 B.C.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .012 x .01

Accession Number

87.687

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads