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Scarab

Period:
Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 13–17
Date:
ca. 1640–1550 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Courtyard CC 41, radim, Burial C 3, on body, MMA excavations, 1915–16
Medium:
Glazed steatite
Dimensions:
L. 1.8 cm (11/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1916
Accession Number:
16.10.219
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 114
Museum excavations, 1915–16. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1916.

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