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Heart Scarab of Khay

Period:
Second Intermediate Period–Early New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 17–Early Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1635–1458 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Courtyard CC 41, Pit 2, Burial D 3, On body, MMA excavations, 1915–16
Medium:
Jasper (green)
Dimensions:
l. 2.9 cm (1 1/8 in); w. 1.9 cm (1 9/16 in); h. 1.4 cm (9/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1916
Accession Number:
16.10.402
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 114
Museum excavations, 1915–16. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1916. Field number 5A.P2.D3.

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