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3/8 in. x 1/2 in. x 5/8 in. (1 cm x 1.3 cm x 1.6 cm)

Bryn Mawr College
Accession Number: G.41
Geography: Africa, Egypt
Classification: Clothing and Adornments; Adornments
Culture/Nationality: Egyptian

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  • beads - Refers to small objects, of any shape or material, pierced so that they may be strung or hung or attached, as by sewing.
  • Egyptian - Refers to the styles and culture that developed in antiquity in the Nile Valley in the area of modern-day Egypt and southwards. For the cultures and styles of the modern nation of Egypt, use "Egypt (modern)."

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  • Sidney M. Goldstein, Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass (Corning, N.Y.: Corning Museum, 1979), 246. Figure Number: 718, 719

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