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Seven long glazed beads 5 blue 1 green 1 yellow. Cf. Corpus Types XIX, XXIV; from Tell el Armana, 1891-2 (Petrie); Imp. 114

Provenance

From Tell el Armana, 1891-2 (Petrie); Imp. 114

Credit Line

Gift of University College, London

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten, 1356–1332 B.C.

Findspot

Tell el Armana, Egypt

Dimensions

Average .019

Accession Number

RES.36.129

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads