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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Necklace   (1938.01.0001)
  1. Personal Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Adornment
  4. :
  5. Body Adornments
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date 12th - 5th century BCE
Culture Egyptian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 38.1 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 2.5 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 1.4 cm
Weight 49 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Stone, Glass--Faience, Plant--Wood
Manufacturing Processes Beaded, Piercing , Stringing
Munsell Color Information Pale Green (10gy 6.5/2) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description

These original beads and ornaments, restrung in exactly the same way as they were in antiquity, are of the type popular in Egypt in 1100 B. C. to 400 B. C., making this necklace from 2300 to 3000 years old.

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

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Carolyn Wicker
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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