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Scarab Bracelet of Wah

Period: Middle Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 12
Reign: reign of Amenemhat I, early
Date: ca. 1981–1975 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt; Thebes, Southern Asasif, Tomb of Wah (MMA 1107), Mummy, over crossed wrists, MMA 1920
Medium: Silver, gold, glazed steatite, linen cord
Dimensions: scarab: l. 3.9 cm (1 1/2 in); w. 2.7 cm (1 1/16 in); h. 2.5 cm (1 in) barrel bead: l. 1.4 cm (9/16 in); diam. 1 cm (3/8 in) cylindrical bead: l. 1.9 cm (3/4 in); 0.8 cm (5/16 in) overall length: 43 cm (16 15/16 in)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1940
Accession Number: 40.3.12

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