University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 31-27-303
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Egypt
Locus: Tomb 314
Period: Middle Kingdom
Twelfth Dynasty
Date Made: 1980-1630 BC
Early Date: -1980
Late Date: -1630
Iconography:Falcon Head
Length: 43.2cm
Width: 33cm
Depth: 7.6cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Meydum; Alan Rowe, 1931
Other Number30-2-165A - Field No SF


Faience broad collar (wesekh) made with six alternating rows of blue and black tubular beads and a final row of teardrop beads. The ends of the collar are decorated with falcon-headed terminals.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Discovering the Past: Highlights from the University Museum (IBM) (20 Jun 1989 - 20 Aug 1989)View Objects in Exhibition
Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997)View Objects in Exhibition
Magnificent Objects (06 May 2004 - Mar 2005)View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects. : Page/Fig./Plate: 30,31View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 264/87View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] The Artifacts of Ancient Egypt. : Page/Fig./Plate: 116View Objects cited in this Publication

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