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Scarab
Scarab
Date:
New Kingdom, later Dynasty 18, 1400–1295 BC
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Faience
Dimensions:
1.9 x 1.3 x 1 cm (3/4 x 1/2 x 3/8 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Egyptian
Accession Number:
2007.85.15
Acquisition Date:
2007-12-31
Credit Line:

Gift of Ruth and Alan Barnett

Very small, blue-green stone (faience?) with legs. Some loss on verso in mid section.

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