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Heart Scarab with Scene of the Goddess Ma`at and a Phoenix

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

On View: Great Hall, Southwest, 1st floor
MEDIUM Egyptian blue (frit), traces of gold
  • Place Made: Africa
  • DATES ca. 893-868 B.C.E.
    DYNASTY XXII Dynasty
    PERIOD Third Intermediate Period
    DIMENSIONS 6 × 1 3/4 × 1 5/8 in. (15.2 × 4.4 × 4.1 cm)  (show scale)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Great Hall, Southwest, 1st floor
    ACCESSION NUMBER 86.226.22
    CREDIT LINE Gift of the Ernest Erickson Foundation, Inc.
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Heart Scarab with Scene of the Goddess Ma`at and a Phoenix, ca. 893-868 B.C.E. Egyptian blue (frit), traces of gold, 6 × 1 3/4 × 1 5/8 in. (15.2 × 4.4 × 4.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Ernest Erickson Foundation, Inc., 86.226.22. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.86.226.22_wwgA-3.jpg)
    IMAGE installation, West Wing gallery A-3 installation, CUR.86.226.22_wwgA-3.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2005
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