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Oblong faceted, iridescent glass beads bound vertically side by side to a strip of woven reeds; some beads broken.

Provenance

Purchased by Albert M. Lythgoe in Egypt

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, Byzantine (Coptic) Period, A.D. 364–476

Dimensions

Overall: 7.1 x 1.5 x 9 cm (2 13/16 x 9/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

04.1957

Medium or Technique

Glass and wood or reeds

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets, Armlets