Scarab Inscribed for Maatkare (Hatshepsut)

Period: New Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 18, early
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, MMA excavations, 1926–27
Medium: Steatite (glazed)
Dimensions: L. 1.4 cm (9/16 in.); W. 1 cm (3/8 in.); H. 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1927
Accession Number: 27.3.229

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