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Scarab: Wish Formula of Amon-Re

A work made of ceramic.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of ceramic.

Date:

Middle Kingdom (1991–1720 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Scarab: Wish Formula of Amon-Re

Origin

Egypt

Date

1991 BC–1668 BC

Medium

Ceramic

Dimensions

0.6 × 1.6 × 1.3 cm (1/4 × 5/8 × 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty and Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.1652

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