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String of amulets and beads: 2 rhomboid beads, 1 shell, 1 disk bead, 1 bottle amulet

Period:
Middle Kingdom–Early New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 11–18
Date:
ca. 2124–1504 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Tomb MMA 800 group, MMA excavations, 1929–30
Medium:
Carnelian, amethyst, travertine (Egyptian alabaster), shell
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1931
Accession Number:
31.3.92a, e, f, h, i
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Museum excavations, various years. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1931.

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