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Scarab: Title (Greatest of the Tens of Upper Egypt) and Personal Name

Date:

late Middle Kingdom, about 1850-1650 BCE

Artist:

Egyptian

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Scarab: Title (Greatest of the Tens of Upper Egypt) and Personal Name

Place

Egypt (Object made in)

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1870 BCE–1773 BCE

Medium

Glazed steatite

Inscriptions

The Great One of the Tens of Upper Egypt, Senebtifi

Dimensions

2.2 × 1.6 × 1.3 cm (7/8 × 5/8 × 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty and Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.1535

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