Large Bead

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Object Name: 
Large Bead
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
54.1.139
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.2 cm, D: 3.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
possible 1200-1399
Primary Description: 
Opaque turquoise blue heavy glass; heavily pitted, wear marks and slight decolorization; tooled, with crude thread decoration; rectangular body with large hole (for string?); between two brownish rings a narrow wave-pattern in white, dark brown, yellow and brownish.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Kouchakji, Fahim, Source
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