Scarab Inscribed for the God's Wife Hatshepsut

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), coffin III, burial 1b, hands, MMA excavations, 1935–36
Medium: Silver, glazed steatite
Dimensions: L. 2 cm (13/16 in.); W. 1.5 cm (9/16 in.); H. 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number: 36.3.14

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