Scarab: Linear Motifs

A work made of stone.
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Date:

First Intermediate Period–Early Middle Kingdom, Dynasties 9–12 (about 2160–1773 BC)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Artist

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Scarab: Linear Motifs

Origin

Egypt

Date

2160 BC–1773 BC

Medium

Stone

Dimensions

1.3 × 0.8 × 0.5 cm (1/2 × 5/16 × 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty and Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.1838

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