University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: E10898B
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Sudan
Nubia
Buhen
Locus: K45
Period: Middle Kingdom
Twelfth Dynasty
Date Made: 1938-1759 BC
Early Date: -1938
Late Date: -1759
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Gold
Iconography:Lion
Hawk
Fly
Flower
Length: 38cm
Width: 0.12cm
Depth: 0.08cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Buhen; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1910

Description

String of gold beads with 2 lion clasps, 2 hemispherical beads, 2 fly amulets, 3 falcon amulets and one flower bud.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Book] Wegner, Josef W. & Wegner, Jennifer H. 2015. The Sphinx That Traveled To Philadelphia. 239. : Page/Fig./Plate: 17.159/1.27D,7.22View 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: 202-203View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Randall-MacIver, David & Woolley, C. Leonard. 1911. The Eckley B. Coxe Junior Expedition to Nubia: Vol. VIII, Buhen (plates). : Page/Fig./Plate: plate 89View Objects cited in this Publication

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