Beads

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.


Dimensions

Length: 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.) double

Accession Number

03.1686

Medium or Technique

Shells

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

36 whole shells and some ground down.

Provenance

From Hadju Gandih Zeweida. Purchased by Albert M. Lythgoe

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund