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Scarab, inscribed the son of Re, Yamu

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12–13
Date:
ca. 1961–1640 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Glazed steatite
Dimensions:
L. 1.9 cm (3/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1921
Accession Number:
21.2.79
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Formerly Amherst Collection. Acquired by the Museum at the Amherst sale (Sotheby, Wilkinson and Hodge, cat. no. 675), 1921.

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