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Oblong bead

Period:
New Kingdom
Date:
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Memphis (Mit Rahina)
Medium:
Green stone
Dimensions:
l. 2.3 cm (7/8 in); w. 1 cm (3/8 in)
Credit Line:
Gift of The Egyptian Research Account and British School of Archaeology in Egypt, 1908
Accession Number:
08.205.14i
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Excavated by the British School of Archaeology with funds from the Egyptian Research Account in Egypt. Received the by BSAE and the ERA from the Egyptian government in the division of finds. Allotted to the Museum through subscription, 1908.

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