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Cylinder bead

Period:
Third Intermediate Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 21
Date:
ca. 1070–945 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 60, Chamber, Burial 1 (Nesenaset), MMA excavations, 1923–24
Medium:
Pale carnelian
Dimensions:
L. 1 cm (3/8 in.), Diam. 0.4 (3/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1925
Accession Number:
25.3.173a
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Museum excavations 1923–24. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1925.

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