Amulet Pendant Beads

1977.108.5

On display

Fifteen amulets with threading holes for suspension, of a type incorporated into broad collars. The group consists of different materials and various designs that include flowers, buds, , hes vases, uraei, and representations of the deities Bes, Taweret and Hathor. All found with several pairs of earrings, finger rings, amulets, beads, and a large group of vessels in an undisturbed vaulted-chamber tomb of a mid-Eighteenth Dynasty containing eight burials (chamber 941 in Tomb Group 941-949 A’09).