Pendant of queen Tiye
General Information

Openwork representation of Queen Tiye as a winged sphinx with human arms holding a cartouche with her husband's prenomen Neb-Maat-Re.

Number 26.7.1342
Storing Place The Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York - United States of America
Material Carnelian
Type Pendant
Type of Script Hieroglyphic
Discovery Place Thebes - Luxor - Egypt
Width 6.5 cm
Height 4.2 cm
Historical Period The Eighteenth Dynasty – The New Kingdom
Inscriptions on the Monument
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Nb mAat ra



Scientific Publishing

C. Aldred, Jewels of the Pharaohs : Egyptian jewellery of the Dynastic Period, (London, 1971), 43.