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Pendant

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


Findspot: Egypt, Tell el Amarna, No. 520: Corpus IV C 6

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

36.525

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Faience. Drop pendant in form of lotus petal, white glaze with traces of blue, loop at each end; perfect. Currently strung as broad collar with 65.1723, 72.2647, 27.881.

Provenance

From Tell el Amarna, No. 520: Corpus IV C 6. 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