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Bead attachment and loose beads

Period:
Late Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 25–30
Date:
ca. 712–343 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, Tomb of Dagi (TT 103, MMA 807), MMA excavations, 1913–14
Medium:
Blue faience, ivory, twine
Dimensions:
L. 3.5 × W. 2.7 cm (1 3/8 × 1 1/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1914
Accession Number:
14.1.572
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Excavated by the Metropolitan Museum of Art Egyptian Expedition at Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, 1913-14. Allotted to the Museum by the Egyptian Government in the division of finds.

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