Beads

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten
1356–1332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Tell el Armana

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.) - length of bead

Accession Number

RES.36.132

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Four beads, 1 buff, 1 yellow, 1 blue, 1 green consisting of from 2 to 5 tubes joined together. Cf. Corpus XVIII; from Tell el Armana, 1891-2 (Petrie); Imp. 114

Provenance

From Amarna, 1891-2 (Petrie); Imp. 114

Credit Line

Gift of University College, London