Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1292-1075 B.C.E.
Dynasty 19 to Dynasty 20
3/16 x 3/8 x 9/16 in. (0.5 x 0.9 x 1.5 cm) (show scale)
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Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society
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Nubian. Scarab, ca. 1292-1075 B.C.E. Faience, 3/16 x 3/8 x 9/16 in. (0.5 x 0.9 x 1.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society, 38.550. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.38.550_view01.jpg)
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A small white glazed faience scarab. The scarab is sharply incised on the base with a representation of a stylized falcon, probably Re'Harakhty, with a sun disk and uraeus to the right. The glaze and the width of this scarab suggest a Ramesside date which would be in keeping with the site.
Condition: Glaze slightly worn, otherwise good.
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