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Scarab

Period:
New Kingdom, Ramesside
Dynasty:
Dynasty 19–20
Date:
ca. 1295–1070 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Beryl
Dimensions:
L. 1.6 × W. 1.3 × H. 0.8 cm (5/8 × 1/2 × 5/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Darius Ogden Mills, 1904
Accession Number:
04.2.309
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 122
Collection of Judge Elbert E. Farman, formed when he was U.S. consul general in Egypt 1876–84. Donated to the museum by Darius Ogden Mills, New York, in 1904.

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