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Scarab

Steatite. Traces green glaze. Slightly chipped. King enthroned before cartouche "Rekheper", surmounted by double feathers. the whole over neb-sign.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John F. Tarbell

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, 1550–1295 B.C.

Accession Number

37.396

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids