Necklace in Gold Filagree of Queen Tausret

Period: New Kingdom, Ramesside
Dynasty: Dynasty 19
Date: ca. 1200–1186 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Valley of the Kings, Tomb KV 56 ("The Gold Tomb"), Davis/Ayrton excavations 1908
Medium: Gold
Dimensions: l. 58 cm (24 in); h. of cornflowers 2.6 cm (7/8 in); w. of umbel .55 cm; diam. of ball bead 0.6-0.8 cm
Credit Line: Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915 Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926 (26.7.1346, .1348)
Accession Number: 30.8.66

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