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Accession_Number E.23.48
adlib_title Egyptian bead net from shroud
Shape Bead net
Shape_description From shroud
Material
Fabric Egyptian
Fabric_description Blue beads and ornaments/amulets
Munsell_color
Decoration The internal beads are sewed in a diamond form. The ones on the outside frame the bead net. There's a sacred scarab in the upper area of the net. Beneath it, there are 4 ornaments/amulets, that appear to be the four sons of Horus.
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2002.98.0257.jpg
2002.98.0257.jpg
Beaded net from shroud.
2002.98.0258.jpg
2002.98.0258.jpg
Beaded net from shroud.
2002.98.0259.jpg
2002.98.0259.jpg
Detail of ornaments from beaded net from shroud.
2002.98.0260.jpg
2002.98.0260.jpg
Detail of ornaments from beaded net from shroud.
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Location Death
Edited_by Joana Varela
Date_edited 21.10.2004; 19.04.2017
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