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Scarab

Glazed steatite: tiny scarab with lotus pattern on bezel; extremely well cut.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. G. Winthrop Brown in memory of G. Winthrop Brown

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

Accession Number

39.771

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids