Bead

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Object Name: 
Bead
Accession Number: 
79.1.24
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 1.4 cm, Diam: 1.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
900-1099
Credit Line: 
Gift of the American Research Center in Egypt
Primary Description: 
Translucent light green tinge; one side flattened; width of string hole reduced on rounded side; traces of painted mottling.
Department: 
Provenance: 
American Research Center in Egypt, Source
1979-06-15
Category: 
Fustat Glass of the Early Islamic Period (2001) #47j, pp. 120, 122-123, fig. 47j; BIB# 75800