Egyptian, green glazed faience bead

Production date
747 BCE-332 BCE
Country
Egypt
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Description
Egyptian green glazed faience bead, with single central perforation forming a central hole.
Classification
CH classification ARCHAEOLOGY Egyptian amulet
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Measurements
11mm diameter
Media/Materials description
Faience, green glazed
History and use
Faience, a white ceramic material mostly composed of crush quartz, was known from Predynastic times and widely used thereafter.
Registration number
E6109.7

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