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Scarab: Wish Formula

A work made of glass (?).
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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Date:

New Kingdom–Late Period, Dynasties 19–26 (about 1295–525 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Scarab: Wish Formula

Origin

Egypt

Date

1295 BCE–525 BCE

Medium

Glass (?)

Inscriptions

nfr sA Ra “May the son of Ra be good”

Dimensions

1.6 × 1 × 0.6 cm (5/8 × 3/8 × 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty and Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.1649

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