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Heart Scarab of Hatnefer

Period: New Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 18, early
Reign: reign of Thutmose II–Early Joint reign
Date: ca. 1492–1473 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, Tomb of Hatnefer and Ramose (below TT 71), Mummy of Hatnefer, MMA excavations, 1935–36
Medium: Serpentine, gold
Dimensions: Scarab: L. 6.6 cm (2 5/8 in.); W. 5.3 cm (2 1/16 in.); H. 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.) Chain: L. 77.5 cm (30.1/2 in.)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number: 36.3.2

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