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Scarab

Period:
Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 13–17
Date:
ca. 1640–1550 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Faience
Dimensions:
L. 1.7 cm (11/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Darius Ogden Mills, 1904
Accession Number:
04.2.256
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Collection of Judge Elbert E. Farman, formed when he was U.S. consul general in Egypt 1876–84. Donated to the museum by Darius Ogden Mills, New York, in 1904.

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