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Coin and Bead Fragments

Date:
4th–7th century
Geography:
Made in Kharga Oasis, Byzantine Egypt
Culture:
Coptic
Medium:
Various glass, copper alloy, coral, rock crystal
Dimensions:
Storage (petri dish diam.): 3 7/16 in. (8.8 cm)
Classification:
Glass-Beads
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1925
Accession Number:
25.10.20.95, .96
Not on view
Kharga Oasis
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