University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: E10780
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Sudan
Nubia
Buhen
Locus: K13
Period: New Kingdom
Date Made: 1550-1070 BC
Early Date: -1550
Late Date: -1070
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Faience
Gold
Carnelian
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Buhen; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1910

Description

String of beads of carnelian and amethyst. There are also amulet beads of a hawk and a lion strung with the round beads.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] O'Connor, David. 1993. Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa. : Page/Fig./Plate: 139View 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: 200View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Randall-MacIver, David & Woolley, C. Leonard. 1911. The Eckley B. Coxe Junior Expedition to Nubia: Vol. VII, Buhen (text). : Page/Fig./Plate: 234View Objects cited in this Publication

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