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Heart Scarab

Period:
Third Intermediate Period–Late Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 21–30
Date:
ca. 1070–332 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, MMA excavations, 1922–23
Medium:
Slate
Dimensions:
L. 4.5 (1 3/4 in.); W. 3.3 cm (1 5/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1926
Accession Number:
26.3.235
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Museum excavations 1922-23. Assigned to the Museum in the division of finds. From Deir el-Bahri, Tomb 511. Field number 26207; expedition negative M7C 327.

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