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Rosettes

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Thutmose III
Date:
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Wadi Gabbanat el-Qurud, Wadi D, Tomb of the 3 Foreign Wives of Thutmose III
Medium:
Gold, gesso, carnelian, jasper, glass
Credit Line:
Purchase, Henry Walters and Edward S. Harkness Gifts, 1920
Accession Number:
26.8.117b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
For the understanding of this group of rosettes see 26.8.117a.
Purchased in Luxor with other objects presumed to be from western Thebes, Wadi Gabbanat el-Qurud, Wadi D, Tomb 1, 1919-1922.

Scott, Nora E. 1964. "Egyptian Jewelry." In The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, new ser., vol. 22, no. 7 (March), pp. 231–33, fig. 25.

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