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Shell Pendant


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Title/s

Shell Pendant

Category

jewellery

Name

pendant

Description

Shell pendant, with cartouche of Senwosret I

Field Collection

Egypt

Dimensions

height 9.9 cm
length 10.4 cm

Period

Middle Kingdom

Date

circa 1956 B.C. — 1911 B.C.

Provenance

bought: Whyte, Edward Towry 1900 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. Bourriau, J.D.
    (1988) Pharaohs and mortals; Egyptian art in the Middle Kingdom , Cambridge (Cambs.) (1988) Cambridge (Cambs.)
    [comments: no. 171c]

Material/s

shell

Accession Number

E.203.1900 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 50219; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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