Necklace

1969.01.0004

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Necklace   (1969.01.0004)
Classification Personal Artifacts : Adornment : Body Adornments
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Africa, North, Egypt, el-Ashmunein
Period/Date 1th– 17th Dynasties, Hyksos Period, 1720– 1570 BCE
Culture Egyptian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 76.4 cm
Dimension 2 (Diameter) 0.5 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 14 g
Measuring Remarks Largest measurement is the length of the necklace and includes string
Materials Glass--Faience, Stone, Textile--Cotton, Plant--Fiber, Plant--Cotton
Manufacturing Processes Piercing, Cast, Firing, Stringing
Munsell Color Information Moderate Reddish Brown (10 R 3/4) -ns Greenish Gray ( G Y- G8/10 G Y) -ns Pinkish Gray ( R Y 7/ 10 R) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography

Divisions for region taken from: Baines & Málek 1980 Atlas of Ancient Egypt. Oxford: Phaidon.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Mrs. Michael (Marajen) Chinigo
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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