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Scarab ring with figure of Amun and illegible inscription

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18–19
Date:
ca. 1550–1186 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Diam. 2.5 cm (1 in); H. 1 cm (3/8 in); W. 1.5 cm (9/16 in)
Credit Line:
Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915
Accession Number:
30.8.326
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 122
Formerly Theodore M. Davis Collection. Bequeathed to the Museum by Davis, 1915; accessioned, 1930.

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