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Ear spool
Date Made/Found: 1300-1069 BC
Material and Medium: Faience
Dimensions: Approx diameter 40mm
Place Object Found: Egypt
Department: Archaeology
Accession Number: J7.10.75.30
This blue pottery ear spool would have required a very large piercing in the earlobe. It was found at Tel el Yahoudeyeh. It was collected by Sheffield antiquarian and radical campaigner Reverend Greville J. Chester (1830–1892).

Text courtesy of Joann Fletcher.
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