Scarab with Maatkare on base

Period: New Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 18
Reign: Joint reign of Hatshepsut and Thutmose III
Date: ca. 1479–1458 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt; Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Hatshepsut Hole, Hathor shrines (?), MMA excavations, 1922–23
Medium: Steatite, blue glazed
Dimensions: 11/16 in. (1.8 cm)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1923
Accession Number: 23.3.175

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