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String of beads

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This is a string of approximately two hundred twenty beads of many shapes and color.

Provenance

From Egypt, Assyiut. Purchased by A. M. Lythgoe, Dec. 1903

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty), 305–30 B.C.

Object Place

Assyiut, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 41 cm (16 1/8 in.) double

Accession Number

03.1884

Medium or Technique

Glass, faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads