University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:E15789
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Sedment
Locus: Tomb 254
Period: Eighteenth Dynasty
Tuthmosis III
New Kingdom
Date Made: 1479-1425 BC
Early Date: -1479
Late Date: -1425
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Gold
Iconography:Nefer signs
Length: 18 cm
Width: 1 cm
Depth: 0.32 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the British School of Archaeology in Egypt, 1921

Description

Necklace composed of 50 nefer signs and small gold disk bead spacers.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Article] Franzmeier, Henning. 2011. "RADIOCARBON EVIDENCE FROM NEW KINGDOM TOMBS:SEDMENT 254 AND 246". Ägypten und Levante. Vol. 21. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 19,27View 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: 190-91View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Merrillees, Robert S. 1974. Trade and Transcendence in the Bronze Age Levant.. Studies in Mediterranean Archaeology. Vol. 39. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 18-19View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Freed, Rita E. 1982. Egypt's Golden Age: The Art of Living in the New Kingdom, 1558-1085 BC.. Boston. Museum of Fine Arts. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: #310View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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