Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
Object Place: Egypt, Saft el-Hinna
Overall: 7.3 cm (2 7/8 in.); .8 cm diameter
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Two carnelian (one barrel/one ball bead) and two black stone barrel beads. Reused in Roman times.
From Saft el-Hinna (Goshen) Tomb 506. 1905-6, excavated by W. M. F. Petrie for the Egyptian Research Account; assigned to the Egyptian Research Account by the government of Egypt; presented to the MFA by the Egyptian Research Account.
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