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Pendant

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

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1295 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

44.37

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants