Egyptian. <em>Bead inscribed for King Shabaka</em>, ca. 716-702 B.C.E. Faience, 13/16 x 3/8 x 2 5/16 in. (2 x 1 x 5.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.431. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.431_view1.jpg)

Bead inscribed for King Shabaka


Medium: Faience

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 716-702 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 13/16 x 3/8 x 2 5/16 in. (2 x 1 x 5.8 cm)


Accession Number: 16.431

Image: CUR.16.431_view1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Lentoid bead plaque in green faience. Back flat. Upper surface curved and bears incised cartouche of Shabaka. Pierced longitudinally. Condition: Glaze very badly worn. Back chipped.

Brooklyn Museum