Diadem of Princess Khnumet 12th Dynasty Funerary Complex of Amenemhet II, Tomb of Khnumet, Darshur Excavation: J. De Morgan 1895 Period: 12th Dynasty, Reign of Amenemhet II (1929-1892 BC) Silver, Gold, Carnelian, Lapis Lazuli, Turquoise
1514 MEDIA solid gold, and gold philigree work SIZE N/A LOCATION France - Nantes - The Castle Museum NOTES Anne of Brittany failed to survive the winter of 1513-1514, dying of a kidney-stone attack at the Chateau of Blois. She was buried in the necropolis of Saint Denis. Her funeral was of exceptional length, lasting 40 days, and inspiring all future French royal funerals until the 18th century.