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Scarab: Abstract Designs

A work made of faience.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of faience.

Date:

Iron Age II (?) (9th–7th century BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Artist

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Scarab: Abstract Designs

Origin

Egypt

Date

900 BCE–600 BCE

Medium

Faience

Dimensions

1.9 × 1.3 × 1.1 cm (3/4 × 1/2 × 7/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty and Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.1801

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