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Scarab Ring

Period: Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty: Dynasty 15
Date: ca. 1648–1540 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Eastern Delta, Tell el-Daba (Avaris)
Medium: Gold, amethyst
Dimensions: scarab: l. 1.7 cm (11/16 in); w. 1.1 cm (7/16 in) ring: diam. 2.7 cm (1 1/16 in)
Credit Line: Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 1968
Accession Number: 68.136.3

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