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String of 26 spherical beads, 9 barrel beads and 2 cylinder beads

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Date:
ca. 2030–1640 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, East of Pabasa, Radim, Burial 11; from neck of mummy, MMA excavations, 1918–19
Medium:
Dark blue green faience
Dimensions:
L. 34 cm (13 3/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1919
Accession Number:
19.3.47
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Museum excavations, 1918–19. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1919.

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