Unworked Carnelian card

Unworked Carnelian

44.19.316

On display

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A lump of unworked carnelian that would have been used to make objects such as beads. From an excavation of Professor Flinders Petrie - could be from the jewellery workshop he excavated at Hierakonpolis where he recovered large amounts of worked carnelian and flint tools.