University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: E15789
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Egypt
Sedment
Locus: Tomb 254
Period: Eighteenth Dynasty
Tuthmosis III
New Kingdom
Date Made: 1479-1425 BC
Early Date: -1479
Late Date: -1425
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Gold
Iconography:Nefer signs
Length: 18cm
Width: 1cm
Depth: 0.32cm
Credit Line:Gift of the British School of Archaeology in Egypt, 1921

Description

Necklace composed of 50 nefer signs and small gold disk bead spacers.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Article] Franzmeier, Henning. 2011. RADIOCARBON EVIDENCE FROM NEW KINGDOM TOMBS:SEDMENT 254 AND 246. Egypt and the Levant. 21 : Page/Fig./Plate: 19,27View 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: 190-91View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Merrillees, Robert S. 1974. Trade and Transcendence in the Bronze Age Levant. 39. : Page/Fig./Plate: 18-19View Objects cited in this Publication

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