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Carnelian scarab: E.43a.1913

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Carnelian scarab

Description

Carnelian scarab with an inscribed line decoration on the base.

Measurements and weight

Length: 0.008 m

Find spot

  • Riqqeh

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1913) by British School of Archaeology in Egypt

Materials used in production

Carnelian

Techniques used in production

Carved Polished

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.43a.1913
Primary reference Number: 51592
Oldadmincategory: SC
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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