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Scarab in its gold mounting
  • CollectionCollection Egypt
  • Research projectsGlypcol
  • Inventory numberE.05364
  • Object nameStamp seal
  • TitleScarab in its gold mounting
  • CultureEgyptian
  • GeographyPlace of production: Egypt (Africa > North Africa)
    Place of discovery: Unknown
  • Date-1850 / -1650
  • Period13th dynasty (Egypt > Middle Kingdom)
  • MaterialGold (Metal)
    Stone
  • DimensionsHeight: 1,1 cm, Width: 0,9 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 small scarab shows three hieroglyphs, possible the mouth “r”, the arm “di” and the solar disk “ra”.