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Scarab Inscribed with Spirals

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Amenhotep III
Date:
ca. 1390–1353 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Malqata, Palace of Amenhotep III area, South Village, MMA excavations, 1911–12
Medium:
Steatite, glazed
Dimensions:
L. 1.8 cm (11/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
11.215.10
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 120
Museum excavations, 1910–11. Acquired by the Museum in the Division of Finds, 1911.

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