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Scarab

Period:
Late Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 26–30
Date:
664–332 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, debris, MMA excavations, 1920–22
Medium:
Faience, green glaze
Dimensions:
L. 1.9 cm (3/4 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1922
Accession Number:
22.1.333
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 127
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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