Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Nefertum Amulet with string

Period:
New Kingdom, Ramesside
Dynasty:
Dynasty 19–20
Date:
ca. 1295–1070 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht South, Mastaba of Senwosretankh, Pit 47, MMA excavations, 1933–34
Medium:
Faience, cord
Dimensions:
l. 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1934
Accession Number:
34.1.41
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 122
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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