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Scarab

Scarab, traces of green glaze. Ankh, sphinx with double feather headdress, and winged uraeus.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John Tarbell

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

Accession Number

37.398

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids