Scarab Inscribed "God's Wife Maatkare, Lady of the Two Lands

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, Temple of Hatshepsut, Foundation Deposit 9 (I), MMA 1926–1927
Medium: Steatite (glazed)
Dimensions: L. 1.6 cm (5/8 in); w. 1.2 cm (1/2 in); h. 0.8 cm (5/16 in)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1927
Accession Number: 27.3.277

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