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Scarab

Steatite. Green glaze. Group of six signs, Re hs w3h irj spr nwt (?). Ancient gold mounting.

Credit Line

Gift of Gino Lorenzo Perera

Egyptian, New Kingdom, late Dynasty 18–19, 1550–1186 B.C.

Accession Number

37.35

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids