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Scarab with the Name of the Hyksos King Khayan

Period:
Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 15
Reign:
reign of Khayan
Date:
ca. 1620–1581 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Eastern Delta
Medium:
Steatite, gold mount
Dimensions:
L. 2 cm (13/16 in)
Credit Line:
Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915
Accession Number:
30.8.457
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 111
Formerly Theodore M. Davis Collection. Bequeathed to the Museum by Davis, 1915; accessioned, 1930.

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