Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 727–712 B.C.E., perhaps
Dynasty 26, perhaps
If authentic, Third Intermediate Period, Saitic Period
3/8 x 1/2 x 9/16 in. (1 x 1.2 x 1.5 cm) (show scale)
“May Bastet grant a happy new year.”
Gift of Theodora Wilbour from the collection of her father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
This item is not on view
Scarab, ca. 727–712 B.C.E., perhaps. Steatite, glaze, 3/8 x 1/2 x 9/16 in. (1 x 1.2 x 1.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Theodora Wilbour from the collection of her father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 35.1159. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.35.1159_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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