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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:
Glass
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 (lot 654 where said to have been found at Deir el Bahri). Carnarvon Collection purchased by the Museum from Lady Carnarvon, 1926.

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