Carnelian Necklace of the Child Myt

Middle Kingdom

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 105

This is one of five necklaces (22.3.320–22.3.324) found on the mummy of a little girl named Myt who was buried in the temple complex of Mentuhotep II.

Carnelian Necklace of the Child Myt, Carnelian, twisted linen cord and original string

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