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Necklace

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Object Number:
E7755
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Meroitic
Provenience:
Egypt
Nubia
Karanog
Locus:
G 26
Date Made:
100BC-300 AD
Early Date:
-100
Late Date:
300
Section:
Egyptian
Materials:
Hematite
Quartz
Glass
Carnelian
Faience
Description:
Child's necklace consisting of large round ball-shaped beads of multicolored stone (quartz, hematite and carnelian). At the center is a pendant with a stylized winged creature.
Length:
28cm
Credit Line:
The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Karanog, Aniba Cemetery

Bibliography:

[Book] O'Connor, David. 1993. Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa. : Page/Fig./Plate: 149
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[Book] Woolley, C. Leonard & Randall-MacIver, David. 1910. Karanog; the Romano-Nubian Cemetery (plates). Eckley B. Coxe Junior Expedition to Nubia, Vol. IV. : Page/Fig./Plate: plate 40
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