Cornflower pendant

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten
1349–1336 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Tell el Amarna, no. 486: Corpus IV C 13a

Dimensions

Length: 2 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

36.544

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Faience. Drop pendant in form of cornflower, green glazed calyx, blue petals; suspension loop at top and bottom.

Provenance

From Tell el Amarna, no.486: Corpus IV C 13a. 1891-2: excavated by Petrie; By 1936: University College London Collection; 1936: given to the MFA by University College London.

Credit Line

Gift of University College, London