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Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Necklace of beads and amulets

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18, early
Date:
ca. 1550–1458 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Courtyard CC 41, Tomb R 2, Burial F 5, On body, MMA excavations, 1915–16
Medium:
Faience, paste Shell (Marine), Nacre, Pearl Wood Gold
Dimensions:
L. 9.7 cm (3 13/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1916
Accession Number:
16.10.273
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 114
Museum excavations, 1915–16. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1916.

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