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Scarab

Steatite. Green glazed. Inscribed on base with hieroglyphic legend. (see Cairo 36452).

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20, 1550–1070 B.C.

Accession Number

18.667

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids