Wednesday, October 29, 2008

Daily Photo - String of carnelian beads

String of beads: 30 carnelian spheroids; 4 carnelian rings; 2 carnelian wd3t; 1 carnelian pendant. Found with UC. 38915-UC.38921.
Period - Middle Kingdom (1700BCE-2024BCE)
Found at - Rifeh
Measurements - pendant width 0.5 cms pendant length 1.1 cms string length 14.0 cms

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

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