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Accession_Number E.23.42.1-4
adlib_title Egyptian bead
Shape Bead
Shape_description Group of four red beads, unattached but found together. Two are long and thin, one is a shallow but complete circle and the fourth is an incomplete circle and thick.
Material Perhaps glass
Fabric Egyptian
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Condition One of the long beads has a damaged surface where glaze has cracked, giving a whitish appearance.
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Provenance
Period New Kingdom: 18 dynasty
Date 2500-2000
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Beazley_DB
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Location Body Beautiful
Edited_by Denise; Joana Varela
Date_edited 16.09.2002; 06.04.2017
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