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Necklace with Sa-Amulets Belonging to Senebtisi

Period: Middle Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 12, late–early 13
Date: ca. 1850–1775 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Tomb of Senwosret (758), Pit 763, burial of Senebtisi, MMA excavations, 1906–07
Medium: Sa-amulets: Silver (5 originals, 4 restored), carnelian, feldspar, turquoise, ivory (4 restored). Tiny disk beads: top row turquoise, bottom row restored Ball beads: silver
Dimensions: L. 24.5 cm (9 5/8 in.); W. 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1907
Accession Number: 07.227.11

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