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Necklace of Lentoid Beads

Period: New Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 18, early
Reign: reign of Thutmose II–Early Joint reign
Date: ca. 1492–1473 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt; Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, Tomb of Hatnefer and Ramose (below TT 71), inside Basket "L", MMA 1935–1936
Medium: Faience, linen cord
Dimensions: L. of necklace 84 cm (33 1/16 in); beads only 46.5 cm (18 5/16 in)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number: 36.3.70

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