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Cowroid Seal Amulet with the Name of the Hyksos King Apophis

Period:
Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 15
Reign:
reign of Apophis
Date:
ca. 1581–1541 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Eastern Delta
Medium:
Steatite, white glaze
Dimensions:
l.1.7 cm (11/16 in)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number:
26.7.267
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 111
Formerly Carnarvon Collection, purchased before 1923. Carnarvon Collection purchased by the Museum from Lady Carnarvon, 1926.

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