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Artifact Identification Necklace   (1969.01.0008)
  1. Personal Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Adornment
  4. :
  5. Body Adornments
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date 14th– 17th Dynasties, Hyksos Period, 1720– 1570 BCE
Culture Egyptian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 81.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 0.4 cm
Dimension 3 (Height) 0.4 cm
Weight 15 g
Measuring Remarks Length measurement is the full length of the necklace extended and includes string. Width and Height measured at beads.
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

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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