|Current Location||Collections Storage|
|Provenience||Egypt | Dendereh|
|Period||Middle Kingdom | Twelfth Dynasty | Senwosret I|
|Date Made||1917-1872 BCE|
|Materials||Amethyst | Carnelian|
Necklace composed of round amethyst and carnelian beads, one lozenge shaped carnelian bead, one disc shaped carnelian bead, one scarab shaped amethyst bead and 3 ovoid amethyst beads which are inscribed. 91 total beads.
Necklace found was - long string of amethyst and carnelian ball beads, around neck and reaching to waist, containing 4 large lenticular beads with cartouche of Senwosret I. Note: - One half of necklace, including 2 of the large inscribed amethyst, to Cairo Museum.
|Credit Line||The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Dendereh, Egypt; Clarence Stanley Fisher, 1915-1923|
|Other Number||D 1019 - Field No SF|
Report problems and issues to firstname.lastname@example.org.