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Broad collar necklace from the tomb of Senebtisi

Period: Middle Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 12, late–early 13
Date: ca. 1850–1775 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Tomb of Senwosret (758), Pit 763, burial of Senebtisi, MMA excavations, 1906–07
Medium: Faience, turquoise, gold leaf Gilded falocn heads and leaf pendants, originally of gilded plaster, are reconstructed in gilded silver. Gilded plaster beads reconstructed in gilded brass
Dimensions: H. 8 cm (3 1/8 in); w. 27.5 cm (10 13/16 in)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1908
Accession Number: 08.200.43

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