Ear-plug of papyrus-column form: the body is of dark-blue glass, matt surface. The spiral on the shaft is formed from a slender, opaque white thread. A yellow thread encircles the base of the shaft and the circumference of the capital.
- Found/Acquired: Egypt
- Length: 2.67 centimetres
- Diameter: 1.34 centimetres
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA43408
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