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Scarab of Amenhotep II
  • CollectionCollection Egypt
  • Research projectsGlypcol
  • Inventory numberE.03071
  • Object nameStamp seal
  • TitleScarab of Amenhotep II
  • CultureEgyptian
  • GeographyPlace of production: Egypt (Africa > North Africa)
    Place of discovery: Unknown
  • Date-1427 / -1400
  • Period18th dynasty (Egypt > New Kingdom)
  • MaterialSteatite (mineral) (Stone > Mineral)
  • DimensionsHeight: 1,7 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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Scarab displaying the god Heh kneeling on a “nb” basket, turned towards the right and holding two branches in his hands. Above, a cartouche with the throne name of Amenhotep II (“aA-khprw-ra”).