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Scarab with cross design
  • CollectionCollection Egypt
  • Research projectsGlypcol
  • Inventory numberE.04409b
  • Object nameStamp seal
  • TitleScarab with cross design
  • CultureEgyptian
  • GeographyPlace of production: Egypt (Africa > North Africa)
    Place of discovery: Abydos (Africa > North Africa > Egypt > Upper Egypt (region) > Sohag (governorate))
  • Date-1550 / -1295
  • Period18th dynasty (Egypt > New Kingdom)
  • MaterialJasper (Stone > Quartz > Chalcedony (mineral))
  • DimensionsHeight: 0,9 cm, Width: 0,7 cm, Depth: 0,5 cm
  • OwnerMusées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire / Koninklijke Musea voor Kunst en Geschiedenis
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The base of this scarab is decorated with a star-like motif. This is characteristic for the 18th dynasty.