Bead



Accession Number
AR50/3451
Current Location
House of Life (first floor), Predynastic case
Object Type
Jewellery, Bead(s), Loose bead(s)
Period
Predynastic Period
Material
Shell (Ostrich)
Provenance
Egypt, Armant, Grave 1631
Measurements
Height: 11mm | length: 11mm
Number of Elements
1

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Description

A shell bead described in the Petrie museum distribution list as ostrich shell. It is from the grave (1631) of a young adult at Armant.

Other Identity
B.38 | 1631
Previous Owners
Egypt Exploration Society | University College London
Excavation Details

Egypt Exploration Society

Acquisition
Assumed long-term loan, The Wellcome Trust (15 Feb 1971)
Last modified: 04 Feb 2021

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