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Ball Bead with the Names of Hatshepsut and the Overseer of Work Senenmut

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
Joint reign of Hatshepsut and Thutmose III
Date:
ca. 1479–1458 B.C.
Geography:
Probably from Upper Egypt, Thebes; From Egypt
Medium:
Amethyst
Dimensions:
Diam. 2 cm (13/16 in)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number:
26.7.746
Not on view
Formerly Carnarvon Collection, purchased at the Amherst sale London, 1921. Carnarvon Collection purchased by the Museum from Lady Carnarvon, 1926.

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