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String of Beads

Date:
4th–7th century
Geography:
Made in Kharga Oasis, Byzantine Egypt
Culture:
Coptic
Medium:
Earthenware, glazed (black faience)
Dimensions:
Overall: L. 10 5/8 x 1/8 in. (27 x 0.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1931
Accession Number:
31.8.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 302
Coffin B, Tomb LXVI, al-Bagawat, Kharga Oasis
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Objects from the Kharga Oasis," August 6, 2012–August 4, 2013.

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