Fragmentary Impression of the Necropolis Seal from Tutankhamun's Embalming Cache

Period: New Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 18
Reign: reign of Tutankhamun
Date: ca. 1336–1327 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Valley of the Kings, Embalming Cache of Tutankhamun (KV 54), Davis/Ayrton excavations, 1907–08
Medium: Mud
Dimensions: L. 2.5 cm (1 in.); W. 2 cm (13/16 in.)
Credit Line: Gift of Theodore M. Davis, 1909
Accession Number: 09.184.261

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