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Second Intermediate Period–Early New Kingdom
ca. 1640–1504 B.C.
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Tomb CC 46, Burial 12, Carnarvon excavations, 1912
Dark green jasper
L. 1.7 cm (11/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 114
Excavated by Lord Carnarvon and Howard Carter, 1912. Acquired by Carnarvon in the division of finds. Carnarvon Collection purchased by the Museum from Lady Carnarvon, 1926.

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