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Bead with Cartouche of Amenemhat

A work made of steatite.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of steatite.

Date:

Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12 (about 1985–1773 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Artist

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Bead with Cartouche of Amenemhat

Origin

Egypt

Date

Made 2055 BCE–1650 BCE

Medium

Steatite

Dimensions

H. 1.3 cm (1/2 in.); diam. 1.6 cm (5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty and Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.1285

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