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Scarab: E.23.1921

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Current Location: Gallery 19

Titles

Scarab

Description

Inscribed, with falcon holding flail and neb-sign

Measurements and weight

Length: 1.3 cm

Find spot

  • Sedment Egypt

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1921) by British School of Archaeology

Dating

Eighteenth Dynasty
New Kingdom
-1479 - -1425

Materials used in production

either carnelian or glazed steatite Stone

Techniques used in production

Carved : Incised

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.23.1921
Primary reference Number: 52039
Oldadmincategory: SC
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Saturday 27 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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