Scarab with the Name of the Overseer of Craftsmen and Carpenters, Qenamun

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
Medium:
Steatite, glazed
Dimensions:
L. 1.5 cm (9/16 in)
Credit Line:
Anonymous Gift, 1931
Accession Number:
31.4.3
Not on view
Purchased in Luxor and donated to the Museum, 1931

Hayes, William C. 1959. Scepter of Egypt II: A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: The Hyksos Period and the New Kingdom (1675-1080 B.C.). Cambridge, Mass.: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, p.105.