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Beads

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten
1349–1336 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Tell el Amarna

Dimensions

Diameter (largest): 1.0 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.36.127

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Thirteen beads, of varying t ypes: green , blue, and yellow glaze, 1 carnelian; 3 rilled disk beads, rilled globular bead Corpus LVII: ets. From Tell el Armana, 1891-2 (Petrie); Imp. 114

Provenance

From Tell el Amarna. 1891-2: excavated by Petrie; 1936: University College of London Collection; 1936: Given by the University College of London to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of University College, London