About this object

Loose beads and amulets. 17 long thin cylinder beads; 1 barrel disc; 1 disc shaped bead which seems to be a recylced piece of cut faience; 3 small circular beads; 1 hawk amulet bead and a shaped bead of unrecognisable design.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Personal Ornament
  • Culture
    Middle Kingdom
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Abydos
  • Date made
    2055 BC - 1650 BC
  • Materials
    Egyptian Faience
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of the Egyptian Research Account, 1900
  • Collector
    Egyptian Research Account
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Abydos
  • Date collected
  • Measurements
  • Related people
    Egyptian Research Account (Collector, previous owner)


Previous owners

  • Egyptian Research Account

    Owned from: 1900
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1900
    Disposal method: Unknown or unrecorded
Object view = Humanities
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