Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Openwork gold beads on a string

Period:
Third Intermediate Period–Late Period
Date:
ca. 1070–343 B.C
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Gold, inlay
Dimensions:
L. 32.4 cm (12 3/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.1970b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
J. Pierpont Morgan collection by 1912, purchased from Mohammed Mohassib, Luxor. Donated to the Museum in 1917.

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