Shell with cartouch of S'en Worset I Maker: Unknown

1971–1926 B.C.

Ancient Art

Not on view
Medium

Shell

Dimensions

4 5/16 × 4 1/8 in. (11 × 10.5 cm)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Accession Number

1937.186

Culture
Period

Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Berens Collection, sale Sotheby's, July 1923.
Bibliography
  • Gerry D. Scott, III, Ancient Egyptian Art at Yale, 1st (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 70–71, no. 36A, ill
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Additional information

Inscriptions

The object is inscribed with the royal name Kheper-Ku-Re' the throne name of S'en-Worset I

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