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Falcon amulet

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12–13
Date:
ca. 1981–1640 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht South, Mastaba of Senwosretankh, Pit 34, MMA excavations, 1933–34
Medium:
Beryl
Dimensions:
h. 0.6 cm (1/4 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1934
Accession Number:
34.1.119
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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