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Bracelet

Object Number:E9447
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Abydos
Umm el-Ga'ab
Locus: Tomb of Djer (Tomb O)
Period: Egyptian Early Dynastic
First Dynasty
Date Made: 3000-2800 BCE
Early Date: -3001
Late Date: -2799
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Chert
Agate
Length: 4.6 cm
Width: 1.4 cm
Outside Diameter:8 cm
Credit Line:Distribution from the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1901
Other Number:AES2094 - Other Number

Description

Fragment of a stone bangle bracelet. Interior is flat and smooth. Exterior has a slightly domed or "D-shaped" profile. The stone itself is banded. The exterior surface is still highly polished.

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