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String of beads and pendants

Middle Kingdom–Early New Kingdom
Dynasty 12–18
ca. 1981–1295 B.C.
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery, Debris, MMA excavations, 1920–22
Faience, carnelian, lapis lazuli, amethyst, stone, shell, pottery
l. 18 cm (7 1/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1922
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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