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Scarab: Hieroglyphs and Figures (Re-Harakhti, nb- and ma'at signs)

A work made of gold and stone.
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  • A work made of gold and stone.

Date:

New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20 (?) (about 1550–1069 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Scarab: Hieroglyphs and Figures (Re-Harakhti, nb- and ma'at signs)

Place

Egypt (Object made in)

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1550 BCE–1069 BCE

Medium

Gold and stone

Dimensions

0.6 × 1.6 × 1.1 cm (1/4 × 5/8 × 7/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.1416

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