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Cylindrical Tube Amulet

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

On View: Funerary Gallery 3, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor
MEDIUM Gold, bronze, garnet
  • Place Excavated: Tomb D303, Abydos, Egypt
  • DATES ca. 1938-1700 B.C.E.
    DYNASTY Dynasty 12 to early Dynasty 13
    PERIOD Middle Kingdom
    DIMENSIONS 3/16 x 1 9/16 in. (0.5 x 3.9 cm)
    CREDIT LINE Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund
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