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There are nine large, dark green faceted glass ring beads and ten assorted stone and glass beads, including two stone pendants. Colors include two red glass beads, one blue glass bead, one pinkish-white glass bead, two green glass beads, one round bead, and one green glass barrel bead. Corners...

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From Tell Dafana (Daphnae). 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, Roman Imperial Period, 30 B.C.–A.D 364


Tell Dafana, Egypt


Length x width: 19 cm (7 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Glass, stone


The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Beads