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Seweret Bead

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 1102), Mummy, in left palm near index finger, MMA 1920
Medium: Carnelian, linen thread
Dimensions: L. 2 cm (13/16 in); diam. 1.1 cm (7/16 in)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1940
Accession Number: 40.3.1

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