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Group of 66 beads from broad collars

New Kingdom
Dynasty 18
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
From Egypt
Credit Line:
Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915
Accession Number:
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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