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String of 29 amethyst ball beads. Also, four short cylinder beads of varying sizes; and about 60 ring beads, multi colored green, blue, brown and white.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Semna: S 553, [Excav. date] March 1924

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, 1991–1783 B.C.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: D. 0.005 to 0.010

Accession Number

27.890

Medium or Technique

Amethyst

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads