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Bead shaped like a Coleoptera beetle

Period: Predynastic, Naqada III–Early Dynastic Period
Date: ca. 3300–2650 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt
Medium: Bone (mineralized)
Dimensions: L. 4.1 x Diam. 1.6 cm (1 5/8 x 5/8 in.)
Credit Line: Gift of Bashford Dean, 1916
Accession Number: 16.7.59b
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