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Base plate of turtle

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1991–1783 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Haraga, 154

Dimensions

Width x length: 0.8 + x 1.1 + cm (5/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.247

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Similar in form and material to 15.246b.

Provenance

From Egypt, Haraga, Tomb 154. 1915: Given by the Egyptian Research Account to the Museum of Fine Arts Boston.

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription