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beadwork
E021588 Beadwork - Front, Abydos, Upper Egypt, Sohag, Ancient Civilisations, Egypt, North Africa. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Anthropology Dept - Rebecca Conway
 
Summary:
E021588 - 25/10/1912, beadwork, Abydos, Upper Egypt, Sohag, Egypt, Africa, North
Item Name:
beadwork
Label:
This ornament is composed of a collection of disk-shaped faience beads dating to the Predynastic era. The beads' vibrant lustre of blue and green is attributed to the glazed non-clay ceramic material commonly used in Ancient Egypt.
Keywords:
archaeology
Place:
Abydos
Region:
Upper Egypt
Province/State:
Sohag
Country:
Egypt
Collection Area:
Africa, North
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
25/10/1912
Registration Number:
E021588
Associated Stories:
Ancient Egyptian Archaeology Collection
Egyptology at the Australian Museum