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Scarab Bead of Princess Reditenptah

Period:
Middle Kingdom–Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 13 or later
Date:
ca. 18th–17th century B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery, Radim, MMA excavations, 1920–22
Medium:
Glazed steatite
Dimensions:
L. 2.5 × W. 1.8 × H. 1 cm (1 × 11/16 × 3/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1909
Accession Number:
09.180.1207
Not on view
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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