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Scarab of Thutmosis III with the king in his chariot
  • CollectionCollection Egypt
  • Research projectsGlypcol
  • Inventory numberE.02121
  • Object nameStamp seal
  • TitleScarab of Thutmosis III with the king in his chariot
  • CultureEgyptian
  • GeographyPlace of production: Egypt (Africa > North Africa)
    Place of discovery: Kawm Al-Ahmar (Nekhen, Hierakonpolis) (Africa > North Africa > Egypt > Upper Egypt (region) > Aswan (governorate))
  • Date-1295 / -1069
  • Period20th dynasty (Egypt > New Kingdom)
  • MaterialSteatite (mineral) (Stone > Mineral)
  • TechniqueGlaze (Ceramics (techniques) > Decoration and finishing)
  • DimensionsHeight: 2,2 cm, Width: 1,7 cm, Depth: 0,9 cm
  • OwnerMusées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire / Koninklijke Musea voor Kunst en Geschiedenis
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The base of this scarab carries a scene with a pharaoh in his chariot above a “nb” basket (‘lord’). Above, an oval with the throne name of Thutmosis III, Menkheperre.