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Accession_Number E.23.43.1
adlib_title Egyptian bead
Shape Bead
Shape_description
Material Faience
Fabric Egyptian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color
Decoration Long cylindrical bead, light blue in colour.
Inscriptions
Condition Intact, but one end has been broken of, the snap mark is visible. Also the glaze has totally worn off although the colour remians.
Technique/Style
Provenance Unknown
Period 3rd Intermediate Period: 23 dynasty
Date 828-715
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2002.98.0254.jpg
2002.98.0254.jpg
Selection of Egyptian blue beads. E.23.43.1 is shown fourth from right. The other beads are numbers E.23.43.2-9.
Comparanda
Bibliography
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 4.1
Diameters 0.4
Handle_height
Other_dims.
Location 11.1.13
Edited_by Leigh
Date_edited 11/9/02
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