Scarab: The God Ptah with Name of Usermaatra Setepenra (Rameses II)

A work made of steatite.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of steatite.

Date:

New Kingdom, Dynasty 19, Reign of Rameses II (about 1279–1213 BC)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Artist

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Scarab: The God Ptah with Name of Usermaatra Setepenra (Rameses II)

Origin

Egypt

Date

1279 BC–1213 BC

Medium

Steatite

Dimensions

1.9 × 1.3 × 0.6 cm (3/4 × 1/2 × 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.1612

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