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Scaraboid: Hippopotamus

A work made of glazed steatite.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of glazed steatite.

Date:

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

Artist:

Egyptian

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Artist

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Scaraboid: Hippopotamus

Origin

Egypt

Date

1295 BCE–1069 BCE

Medium

Glazed steatite

Dimensions

1.3 × 2.2 × 1.6 cm (1/2 × 7/8 × 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty and Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.1891

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