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This necklace is comprised of many faience cylinder beads, eleven carnelian cylinder beads and one carnelian triple ring bead

Provenance

From Egypt, no site: 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

Gift of British School of Archaeology in Egypt

Egyptian,

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: approximately 182 cm (71 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.2845

Medium or Technique

Carnelian, faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands