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Scarab

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12
Reign:
reign of Amenemhat III
Date:
ca. 1859–1813 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt; Possibly from Memphite Region, Dahshur
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
3/8 in. (1 cm)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1942
Accession Number:
42.2.4
Not on view
Purchased from Mrs. Adrian Hoffman Larkin, 1942. Previously in the Macgregor Collection, and sold at the Macgregor sale Sotheby's London, 1922, as lot 1421 to Spink.

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