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Scarab

Period:
Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 13–17
Date:
ca. 1640–1550 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
White glazed steatite
Dimensions:
L. 2.4 cm (15/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number:
26.7.298
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Timmins Collection by 1907. Acquired by for his collection by Lord Carnarvon before 1923. Carnarvon Collection purchased by the Museum from Lady Carnarvon, 1926.

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