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Faience: contains small disc blue-glaze beads, nineteen blue-glaze scaraboid beads, one Wedjat (blue-glaze) and one stone amulet in form of man's head with incised features.

Provenance

Gift of the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes, through Miss Sarah H. Blanchard

Credit Line

Gift from the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes

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

Dimensions

Overall: 74.5 cm (29 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.685

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads