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Scarab of Amenhotep III, ruler of Heliopolis

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Amenhotep III
Date:
ca. 1390–1352 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Green glazed steatite
Dimensions:
L. 4.7 cm (1 7/8 in.); W. 3.6 cvm (1 7/16 in.); H. 2.3 cm (7/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915
Accession Number:
30.8.639
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Formerly Theodore M. Davis Collection. Bequeathed to the Museum by Davis, 1915; accessioned, 1930.

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