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Pendant

Faience. Drop pendant in form of lotus petal, white glaze with traces of blue, loop at each end; perfect.

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

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

Findspot

Tell el Amarna, Egypt

Accession Number

36.525

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants