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Globular Beads with Caps, Strung as a Necklace

Period:
Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 15
Date:
ca. 1648–1540 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt; Possibly from Eastern Delta
Medium:
Faience, gold Gold
Dimensions:
necklace: l. 38.4 cm (15 1/8 in) each element: l. 2.1 cm (13/16 in); diam. 1.3 cm (1/2 in)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 1968
Accession Number:
68.136.26
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 111
Purchased by the Museum from Nicolas Koutoulakis, Geneva.

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