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Scarab

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Steatite (glazed)
Dimensions:
L. 1.6 cm (5/8 in)
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1905
Accession Number:
05.3.397
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Ex collection John Ward (before 1902). Collection purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan and donated to the Museum, 1905.

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