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Inscribed. Dark blue galzed faience? Inscribed with head of Hathor between two Uraeae. String through hole preserved.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, in front of tomb, April 1915.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, 1991–1783 B.C.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: .023

Accession Number

21.382

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids