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Scarab: Uninscribed

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

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  • A work made of diorite (?).

Date:

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

Artist:

Egyptian

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Artist

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Scarab: Uninscribed

Origin

Egypt

Date

2160 BCE–1773 BCE

Medium

Diorite (?)

Dimensions

0.8 × 1.3 × 1 cm (5/16 × 1/2 × 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.1850

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