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Scarab

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Amenhotep III
Date:
ca. 1390–1352 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes
Medium:
Glazed steatite
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.1986
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
J. Pierpont Morgan collection by 1913. Donated to the Museum in 1917.

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