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Accession_Number 13.10.11.10
adlib_title bead
Shape Bead
Shape_description Ovoid bead with peircing throught the shortest axis.
Material Terracotta
Fabric
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 5YR 6/6
Decoration Incised pattern of parallel lines enclosing dots, between these features are undulating lines. There is also an incision around the girth of the bead.
Inscriptions
Condition Intact, chipped in places and worn. Some grey deposit.
Technique/Style
Provenance
Period Middle Bronze Age
Date 18th c.
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2002.98.0170.jpg
2002.98.0170.jpg
Top view of a Terracotta bead showing undulating lines.
Comparanda
Bibliography
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height 2.8
Diameters 3.0
Handle_height
Other_dims.
Location Egypt
Edited_by Charles; Alexandra
Date_edited 21.02.2003; 18.08.2004
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