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Maker(s):Unknown
Culture:Egyptian
Title:Bangle bracelet
Date Made:3600-3200 BCE (Predynastic, Naqada II period)
Type:Adornment
Materials:Elephant ivory
Place Made:Africa; Egypt
Measurements:Overall: 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in; .6 cm x 5.7 cm
Accession Number:  MH 1910.21b.A.M
Credit Line:Purchase with Acquisition Fund
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Currently on view

Description:
Circular bangle bracelet of elephant ivory, rather white with some orange patches. Smooth texture, slightly irregular shape.

One of two (the other being 1910.21b.A.M) bracelets purchased by Louise Fitz-Randolph from dealer Mohareb Godrous Luxor in 1909. See object file for more details.

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