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Scarab

Period:
Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 13–17
Date:
ca. 1640–1550 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Steatite
Dimensions:
L. 1.9 cm (3/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Joseph R. Skidmore, 1896
Accession Number:
96.21.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Donated to the Museum by Mrs. Joseph R. Skidmore, 1896.

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