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Pendant

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1295 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 2.2 cm (7/8 in.)

Accession Number

44.37

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Gold. Pear-shaped with ring at top. On face; impressed “Ded” between seated deities, above; sun disc and barque. Hollow with back a separate piece, possibly modern.

Provenance

Acquired from Dr. Grant Bey, Cairo, 1887. Peabody Museum No. 45865 or 6. Exchanged by V/T January 21, 1937 and V/C January 7, 1944 with Peabody Museum, Harvard University.
(Accession Date: January 7, 1947)

Credit Line

By exchange with the Peabody Museum, Harvard