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Approximately 250 small ring beads strung with scarab Res.03.45.

Provenance

From Egypt. Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

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Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter bead: 0.3 cm (1/8 in.) String length: 25 cm (9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.03.44

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads