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Jewelry Elements

Period: Middle Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 12, late
Date: ca. 1878–1805 B.C.
Geography: Probably from Memphite Region, Dahshur; From Egypt
Medium: Gold, carnelian, lapis lazuli
Dimensions: overall: l. 7 cm (2 3/4 in); spacers: w. 0.7 cm (1/4 in); h. 0.6 cm (1/ 4 in); shells: diam. 1.3 cm (1/2 in); mace beads l. 1.4 cm (9/16 in)
Credit Line: Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number: 26.7.1309-.1312

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