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Scarab

Period:
Middle Kingdom–Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 13
Date:
ca. 1802–1575 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt; Said to be from Memphite Region, Dahshur
Medium:
Amethyst
Dimensions:
L. 2.1 cm (13/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1908
Accession Number:
08.202.37
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Purchased fromo Maurice Nahman, 1908.

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