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Alabaster roll, hole through width, dirty white, ends rounded, a pink mark connecting the two ends of the whole on one side - unbroken.

Provenance

Tell Dafana (Daphnae). 1886: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 1, 1887.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian,

Findspot

Tell Dafana, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 2.3 x 0.8 cm (7/8 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

87.708

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads