Beads

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


Findspot: Egypt, Tell el Armana

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.) - diameter of largest bead

Accession Number

RES.36.133

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two blue glazed round beads, for fastening to garment . Three piercings in edge. Cf. Corpus LXIV; from Tell el Armana, 1891-2 (Petrie); Imp. 114

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of University College, London