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Plaque: 15 Scarabs/”Amunhotep”

A work made of steatite.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of steatite.

Date:

Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12 (about 2055–1650 BCE) OR New Kingdom, Dynasties 18–20 (about 1550–1069 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Plaque: 15 Scarabs/”Amunhotep”

Place

Egypt (Object made in)

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2055 BCE–1069 BCE

Medium

Steatite

Dimensions

0.3 × 1.3 × 1.3 cm (1/8 × 1/2 × 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty and Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.1357

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