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Scarab

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes
Medium:
Stone
Credit Line:
Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913
Accession Number:
14.40.767
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Purchased in Egypt by Benjamin Altman, 1888–89. Bequeathed to the Museum by Altman, 1913.

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