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Necklace

Period:
Second Intermediate Period–Early New Kingdom
Date:
ca. 1991–1450 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Carnarvon excavations
Medium:
Garnet, gold, silver, carnelian, blue faience, turquoise
Dimensions:
L. 34 cm (13 3/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number:
26.7.1378
Not on view
Excavated by Lord Carnarvon (d. 1923) and Howard Carter. Acquired by Carnarvon in the division of finds. Carnarvon Collection purchased by the Museum from Lady Carnarvon, 1926.

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