Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
late 4th century B.C.E.
3/8 in. (1 cm)
Bead: 3/16 in. (0.5 cm)
This item is not on view
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas S. Brush
Hollow bead suspended from a loop around the bottom of which there is a sleeve. The tip of the bead is decorated, in repousse, with a five-rayed star pattern. Attached to the center of each star is a granule. Bead is roughly spherical in shape, and is made of two halves (top and bottom). May be a representation of a laurel berry.
Condition: Small dents. Small holes near the sleeve.
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