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Scarab

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Thutmose IV
Date:
ca. 1400–1390 B.C.
Geography:
Possibly from Upper Egypt, Thebes; From Egypt
Medium:
Steatite (glazed)
Dimensions:
L. 1.7 cm (11/16 in); w. 1.2 cm (1/2 in); h. 0.7 cm (1/4 in)
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.1994
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 119
J. Pierpont Morgan collection by 1913. Donated to the Museum in 1917.

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