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Object Number:E12613
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Period: Middle Kingdom
Twelfth Dynasty
Date Made: 1938- 1759 BCE
Early Date: -1939
Late Date: -1758
Materials:Oyster Shell
Inscription Language:Hieroglyphic
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Dillwyn Parrish, 1914
Other Number:DP 370 - Field No SF


Oyster shell, Avicula (Meleagrina) margaritacea. Inscribed with the name (prenomen) of Senwosret I.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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[Article] Ranke, Hermann. 1950. "A Guide to the Egyptian Collections". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 15. no. 2-3. pg. 21-109 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 82View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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