About this object

A string of glazed faience ball-shaped and disc-shaped beads. two cylinder-shaped beads: one of faience and the other steatite

Evacuated in World War Two (evacuation no. 1203). Evacuation list description: "Link of blue glazed discs, spherical cylinder etc. Steatite XII dyn; pottery XVIII dyn.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Personal Ornament
  • Culture
    Middle Kingdom
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
    2055 BC - 1650 BC
  • Materials
    Egyptian Faience; Steatite
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Purchased from the Committee of the Institute of Archaeology, Liverpool, 1920.
  • Collector
    Liverpool University Institute of Archaeology
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date collected
    1920
  • Measurements
  • Related people
    Liverpool University Institute of Archaeology (Collector, previous owner)

Ownership

Previous owners

Object view = Humanities
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