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Cylinder bead

Third Intermediate Period
Dynasty 21
ca. 1070–945 B.C.
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 60, Chamber, Burial 1 (Nesenaset), MMA excavations, 1923–24
Pale carnelian
L. 1 cm (3/8 in.), Diam. 0.4 (3/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1925
Accession Number:
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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