String of tiny disk beads, barrels, and 13 Taweret amulets

Period:
Middle Kingdom–Early New Kingdom
Date:
ca. 1981–1504 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Gold, glass, carnelian
Dimensions:
L. 55 cm (21 5/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of David Dows, 1945
Accession Number:
45.4.11
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Mrs. Jane S. Dows Collection; donated to the museum by David Dows, her son, 1945