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Glazed steatite scarab inscribed with a cartouche of Menkheperre

Details

  • ID
    MMA_05.3.262
  • Department
    Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
  • Classification
    Jewelry & adornment-Scarabs and scaraboids
  • Findspot
    Giza (?)
  • Material
    Green glazed steatite
  • Dimensions
    L. 0.023m
  • Credit Line
    MMA, Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1905
  • Period
    Third Intermediate Period ?
  • Object owned by
    Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Remarks
    Ex collection John Ward (before 1902). Collection purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan and donated to the Museum, 1905.

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