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Inlaid Rosette

New Kingdom
Dynasty 18
reign of Amenhotep II
ca. 1427–1400 B.C.
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Valley of the Kings, Tomb of Merytre-Hatshepsut or Sennefer (KV 42)
Gold, faience, red jasper, blue glass
diam. 2.5 cm (1 in)
Credit Line:
Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 119
Formerly Collection of Theodore M. Davis. Bequeathed to the Museum by Davis, 1915; accessioned, 1930.

Hayes, William C. 1959. Scepter of Egypt II: A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Part II: The Hyksos Period and the New Kingdom (1675-1080 B.C.). Cambridge, Mass.: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, p.146.

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