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Scarab Finger Ring Inscribed for Nakht

Period: Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty: Dynasty 17
Date: ca. 1640–1550 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt; Thebes, el-Asasif, Courtyard CC 41, Tomb (?), Carnarvon
Medium: Glazed steatite, silver wire
Dimensions: Diam. of ring 2.3 cm (7/8 in); l. of scarab 1.8 cm (11/16 in)
Credit Line: Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number: 26.7.752

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