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Globular Beads with Caps, Strung as a Necklace

Period: Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty: Dynasty 15
Date: ca. 1648–1540 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Eastern Delta, Tell el-Daba (Avaris)
Medium: Faience, gold Gold
Dimensions: necklace: l. 38.4 cm (15 1/8 in) each element: l. 2.1 cm (13/16 in); diam. 1.3 cm (1/2 in)
Credit Line: Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 1968
Accession Number: 68.136.26

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