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Scarab

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Glazed steatite
Dimensions:
L. 1.4 cm
Credit Line:
Gift of Cole J. Younger, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.408.16
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Donated to the museum by Cole J. Younger, Fairfield, Connecticut, 1975. Bought in Egypt, 1898, by Annie Hegeman; given by her to Helen Wolcott Younger in 1948. By descent to Cole J. Younger.

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