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Lion Bracelet of Sithathoryunet

Period: Middle Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 12
Reign: reign of Senwosret II–Amenemhat III
Date: ca. 1887–1813 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Fayum Entrance Area, el-Lahun (Illahun, Kahun; Ptolemais Hormos), Tomb of Sithathoryunet (BSA Tomb 8), Chamber E, box 1 or 4, Egypt Exploration Society excavations, 1914
Medium: Gold, carnelian, turquoise
Dimensions: l. 14.5 cm (5 11/16 in); l. of lions 1.6 cm (5/8 in); l. of clasp 1 cm (3/8 in)
Credit Line: Purchase, Rogers Fund and Henry Walters Gift, 1916
Accession Number: 16.1.12

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