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Scarab

Period:
Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 13–17
Date:
ca. 1640–1550 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Amethyst
Dimensions:
L. 2.6 cm (1 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Edward S. Harkness, 1940
Accession Number:
40.9.33
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Given to the Museum by Mrs. Edward S. Harkness, 1940.

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