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Mace Bead

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12, late
Date:
ca. 1878–1805 B.C.
Geography:
Said to be from Memphite Region, Dahshur, de Morgan excavations, 1894–95; From Egypt
Medium:
Gold, carnelian, lapis lazuli
Dimensions:
l. 1.4 cm (9/16 in)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number:
26.7.1310
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 111
See 26.7.1309-.1312
Formerly MacGregor Collection; purchased by Lord CArnarvon at the MacGregor sale [Sotheby, Wilkinson and Hodge 1922]; Carnarvon Colection purchased by the Museum from Lady Carnarvon, 1926.

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