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Heart Amulet with cartouches of Maatkare

Period:
Third Intermediate Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 21–25
Date:
ca. 1070–664 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Dark blue paste
Dimensions:
L. 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number:
26.7.743
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Formerly Timmins Collection. Acquired by for his collection by Lord Carnarvon before 1923. Carnarvon Collection purchased by the Museum from Lady Carnarvon, 1926.

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