Saturday, October 25, 2008

Daily Photo - String of beads

Mixed string of beads: blue glass scaraboid, three blue-green glass barrels, four blue-green faience barrels, one larger faience barrel, two carnelian barrels, two large carnelian barrels, 21 small carnelian spheroids, one blus glass spheroid, five blue-green
Period - Dynasty 12 (1795BCE-1985BCE)
Found at - Abydos
Measurements - length 64.5 cms

Copyright: Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
University College London
With my thanks

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