Nine Shell Jewelry Elements

Period: Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty: Dynasty 15
Date: ca. 1648–1540 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Eastern Delta, Tell el-Daba (Avaris)
Medium: Gold
Dimensions: necklace: l. 9.2 cm (3 5/8 in) each element: h. 1.3 cm (1/2 in); w. 1 cm (3/8 in)
Credit Line: Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 1968
Accession Number: 68.136.20

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