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Group of 66 beads from broad collars

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Faience
Credit Line:
Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915
Accession Number:
30.8.228
Not on view
Displayed with similar beads (see 30.8.288, 45.4.13-related), this group of elements from one or more ancient broad collars consists of 26 small white flower petals (12 of which are not shown here), 20 small green leaves, 18 small, and 2 large bunches of grapes.
Formerly Theodore M. Davis Collection. Bequeathed to the Museum by Davis, 1915; accessioned, 1930; donated to the Museum by David Dows, 1945.

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