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Glazed steatite scarab: E.45.1913

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Glazed steatite scarab


Glazed steatite scarab, inscribed on the base with name Djehuty-Mose, which was used by Tuthmosis III. The scarab is pierced lengthways through the centre.

Measurements and weight

Length: 0.012 m

Find spot

  • Riqqeh

Acquisition and important dates

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

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Carved Glazed

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.45.1913
Primary reference Number: 51596
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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