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Scarab

Period:
Late Period, Kushite
Dynasty:
Dynasty 25
Reign:
reign of Shabaqo
Date:
ca. 713–698 B.C.
Geography:
Possibly from Nubia; From Egypt and Sudan
Medium:
Blue glazed steatite
Dimensions:
l. 1.1 cm (7/16 in)
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1905
Accession Number:
05.3.394
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Ex collection John Ward (before 1902). Collection purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan and donated to the Museum, 1905.

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