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172045
Object Number:E9198
Current Location: Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display
Currently On Display
Provenience: Egypt
Abydos
Locus: E 108, Tomb of Hor
Period: Middle Kingdom
Twelfth Dynasty
Date Made: 1938-1759 BCE
Early Date: -1938
Late Date: -1759
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Electrum
Credit Line:Distribution from the Egyptian Research Account, 1900
Other Number:AES 1889 - Other Number

Description

Studded with rows of small pins bound by an entwined thread of the same metal

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display (23 Feb 2019) View Objects in Exhibition
Five Thousand Years of Vanity (06 Jan 1944 - 28 Feb 1944) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] Wegner, Jennifer H. 2014. "Hidden Treasures: Abydos in the Basement". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 56. no. 1. pg. 42-51 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 47, fig13View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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