Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Broad Collar

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Thutmose III
Date:
ca. 1479–1425 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Wadi Gabbanat el-Qurud, Wadi D, Tomb of the 3 Foreign Wives of Thutmose III
Medium:
Gold, carnelian, glass
Dimensions:
W. 33 cm (13 in.)
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1922; Purchase, Frederick P. Huntley Bequest, 1958; Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1966; Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 1982
Accession Number:
26.8.70a-1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 118
Majority of necklace elements purchased in Luxor with other objects presumed to be from western Thebes, Wadi Gabbanat el-Qurud, Wadi D, Tomb 1, 1919-1921.

Lilyquist, Christine 2003. The Tomb of Three Foreign Wives of Tuthmosis III. 2003. New York, p. 125, figs. 91b, e, m; pp. 169–72, no. 130; p. 230, fig. 162; pp. 274–77, fig. 22; p. 352.

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