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Scarab: The God Ptah with Ma’at Feather and Djed-Pillar

A work made of glazed steatite.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of glazed steatite.

Date:

New Kingdom, Ramesside Period, Dynasties 19–20 (about 1295-1069 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Scarab: The God Ptah with Ma’at Feather and Djed-Pillar

Origin

Egypt

Date

1295 BC–1069 BC

Medium

Glazed steatite

Dimensions

0.6 × 1.4 × 0.6 cm (1/4 × 9/16 × 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty and Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.1615

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