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Scarab

Period:
Middle Kingdom–Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12–18
Date:
ca. 1981–1550 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery, MMA excavations
Medium:
Glazed steatite
Dimensions:
l. 2.2 cm (7/8 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1920
Accession Number:
20.1.23
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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