From: Egypt | Abydos

Curatorial Section: Egyptian

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Object Number E6766
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Egypt | Abydos
Locus Mace Cemetery D Tomb 28
Period New Kingdom | Twenty-First Dynasty
Date Made 1075 - 945 BCE
Section Egyptian
Materials Faience
Inscription Language Hieroglyphic

Lentoid blue faience bead. The top is inscribed, and the back is flat. There are two stringing holes at each end, which connect to a central channel on the back of the bead. The top is Inscribed with the name and title "High Priest of Amun Pinnedjem (son) of Piankh." This individual is Pinnedjem I, whose name here does not appear in a cartouche.

Height 5.2 cm
Width 1.5 cm
Depth 0.6 cm
Credit Line Distribution from the Egyptian Research Account, 1900
Other Number AES 1594 - Other Number

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