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String of carnelian and lapis ball beads with shell discs and one scarab in original order; mounted on card.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Giza: G 7214 F [Excav. date] Apr. 1925

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Period,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 36 cm (14 3/16 in.) as restored

Accession Number

27.1026

Medium or Technique

Faience, carnelian, lapis, shell

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands