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Beads

Museum number:
6-2056
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Accession number:
Acc.54
Object count:
1
Count note:
Object name indicates piece count >1
Description:
Necklace ? of 1 bone (catfish spine) serrated, 1 pc. papyrus. 1 pc. cord ( 0.3 cm 4-strand right-laid with heart; ends spliced), 1 coin, 1 ring, 12 beads of various kinds
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Tomb 3978 (478), Cemetery 3500, Naga-ed-Der
Verbatim coll. place:
Cemetery 3500; Tomb 478
Culture or time period:
2nd Dynasty of Egypt (2890–2686 BC) and 3rd Dynasty of Egypt (2686–2125 BC)
Collector:
George Andrew Reisner
Collection date:
1901
Taxon:
Siluriformes
Object type:
archaeology
Accession date:
October 8, 1902
Department:
Ancient Egypt
Dimensions:
16 millimeters and length 19 millimeters
Loans:
S1966-1967 #52: Department of Anthropology (UC Berkeley)/A. Van Dusen Eggers (January 2, 1967–unknown) and S1968-1969 #9: Department of Anthropology (UC Berkeley) (July 28, 1967–August 9, 1968)
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