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Pendants, beads

a) Ram's head, b)Seated goddess (Hathor?) in feather cloak; c) Ankh. a-c strung with 23-2-232b,c.

Provenance

From Semna S-532. 1924:excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Semna, Egypt

Accession Number

24-3-233a-c

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants