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String of Beads

Late Period
Dynasty 25–26
ca. 712–525 B.C.
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Temple of Mentuhotep II, Court, among intrusive burials, MMA excavations, 1920–22
Faience, carnelian, bone, silver, lapis, glass
L. 9.8 cm (3 7/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1922
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Museum excavations, 1920–22. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1922.

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