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Necklace with Amulets

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Amenhotep III
Date:
ca. 1390–1352 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Malqata, Birket Habu Mound B 1, House B, in bag, MMA excavations, 1910–11
Medium:
Faience (green, yellow, grey); glass (violet)
Dimensions:
L. 36.5 cm (14 3/8 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
11.215.217
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 119
This necklace of amulets was found in the same deposit with 11.215.216 and 11.215.450.
Museum excavations, 1910–11. Acquired by the Museum in the Division of Finds, 1911.

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