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String of Beads

Object Number:E16051B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Sudan
Nubia
Buhen
Locus: Tomb K 13
Period: New Kingdom
Date Made: 1550-1070 BC
Early Date: -1550
Late Date: -1070
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Beryl
Glass
Faience
Amethyst
Length: 50.5 cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Buhen; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1910

Description

String of Beads is double strung with alternating cylinder and disk beads of faience interspersed with ball beads of beryl and multicolored glass.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] O'Connor, David B. 1993. Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa.. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 139View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum.. Cornell University Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 200-01View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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