Scarab Inscribed With the Name Amenhotep Flanked by Two Red Crowns

Period: New Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 18
Reign: reign of Amenhotep I
Date: ca. 1525–1504 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Tomb CC 43, Burial 12, Carnarvon excavations, 1912
Medium: Glazed steatite
Dimensions: L. 1.3 cm (1/2 in.)
Credit Line: Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number: 26.7.134

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