University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:E10898B.1
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: 1938-1759 BC
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Gold
Iconography:Lion
Hawk
Fly
Flower
Length: 38.1 cm
Width: 0.12 cm
Depth: 0.08 cm
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.


Bibliography:

[Book] Wegner, Josef W. & Wegner, Jennifer H. 2015. The Sphinx That Traveled To Philadelphia. 239.View 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.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Randall-MacIver, David & Woolley, C. Leonard. 1911. The Eckley B. Coxe Junior Expedition to Nubia: Vol. VIII, Buhen (plates).View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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