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Amulets and string of beads

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Amenhotep III
Date:
ca. 1390–1353 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Malqata, Birket Habu Mound B 1, House B, in bag, MMA excavations, 1910–11
Medium:
Faience, glazed steatite
Dimensions:
L. 85 cm (33 7/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
11.215.216
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 120
This necklace of amulets was found in the same deposit with 11.215.217 and 11.215.450.
Museum excavations, 1910–11. Acquired by the Museum in the Division of Finds, 1911.

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