Mold for casting pendant

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


Findspot: Egypt, Tell el Amarna, No. 288

Dimensions

Diameter: 2.9 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.36.107

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Molds

Mold for casting pendant in form of dancing bes figure with drum; from Tell el Armana, 1891-2 (Petrie); Imp. 114

Provenance

From Tell el Amarna, No. 288. 1891-2: excavated by Petrie; 1936: University College of London Collection; 1936: Given by the University College of London to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of University College, London