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Mouse-shaped scaraboid
  • CollectionCollection Egypt
  • Research projectsGlypcol
  • Inventory numberE.06544
  • Object nameStamp seal
  • TitleMouse-shaped scaraboid
  • CultureEgyptian
  • GeographyPlace of production: Egypt (Africa > North Africa)
    Place of discovery: Unknown
  • Date-1186 / -945 (uncertain)
  • Period21st dynasty (Egypt > Third Intermediate Period)
  • MaterialSteatite (mineral) (Stone > Mineral)
  • DimensionsHeight: 1,6 cm, Width: 1,1 cm, Depth: 0,7 cm
  • OwnerMusées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire / Koninklijke Musea voor Kunst en Geschiedenis
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The base of this seal amulet bears a composition with, above, the solar bark of the god Amun Ra, a seated figure with a flail and the hieroglyph “nfr” and, below, the “nb” basket.