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Object Number: E9200A
Current Location: Egypt (Sphinx) Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Egypt
Abydos
Locus: T 108
Period: Middle Kingdom
Twelfth Dynasty
Date Made: 1938-1759 BC
Early Date: -1938
Late Date: -1759
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Gold
Garnet
Carnelian
Height: 40.64cm
Width: 2.54cm
Depth: 0.64cm
Credit Line:Distribution from the Egyptian Research Account, 1900
Other NumberAES 1891 - Other Number

Description

long string of ovoid garnet beads with gold spacers. A single carnelian amulet in the form of a cornflower decorates this necklace.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 198-99View Objects cited in this Publication

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