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Object Number:E9191
Current Location: Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display
Currently On Display
Provenience: Egypt
Abydos
Locus: E 108
Period: Middle Kingdom
Twelfth Dynasty
Date Made: 1938 - 1759 BC
Early Date: -1939
Late Date: -1758
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Electrum
Iconography:Bivalve Shell
Height: 7 cm
Width: 6 cm
Depth: 1.9 cm
Credit Line:Distribution from the Egyptian Research Account, 1900
Other Number:AES 1882 - Other Number

Description

An uninscribed electrum pectoral shaped like a bivalve shell. The photo is shared by E 9195.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Magnificent Objects (06 May 2004 - Mar 2005) View Objects in Exhibition
Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display (23 Feb 2019) View Objects in Exhibition
Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997) View Objects in Exhibition
Five Thousand Years of Vanity (06 Jan 1944 - 28 Feb 1944) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] Wegner, Jennifer H. 2014. "Hidden Treasures: Abydos in the Basement". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 56. no. 1. pg. 42-51 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 47, fig13View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum.. Cornell University Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 196-97View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Exhibition] 2013. Quest for Treasures: Searching for Lost Empires.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 240View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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