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Penannular Earring

Second Intermediate Period–Early New Kingdom
Dynasty 17–Early Dynasty 18
ca. 1550–1425 B.C.
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Carnarvon excavations
diam. 2 cm (13/16 in)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 114
Excavations of Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon, Birabi, Thebes, 1911. Allotted to Lord Carnarvon by the Egyptian Government in the division of finds. Carnarvon Collection, acquired by the Museum from Lady Carnarvon, 1926.

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