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Two blue glazed round beads, for fastening to garment ?. Three piercings in edge. Cf. Corpus LXIV; 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

Overall: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.) - diameter of largest bead

Accession Number

RES.36.133

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads