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Scarab

Period:
Middle Kingdom–Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 13
Reign:
reign of Sebekhotep V or Sebekhotep VI
Date:
ca. 1719–1711 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery, MMA excavations, 1920–22
Medium:
Steatite
Dimensions:
L. 1.9 × W. 1.9 × H. 0.8 cm (3/4 × 3/4 × 5/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1922
Accession Number:
22.1.357
Not on view
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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