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Private-name scarab
Second Intermediate Period
Glazed steatite
2.0 x 1.4 x 0.9 cm
Harry Stern Collection, bequest of Kurt Stern, London
Accession number: 76.31.4506

The base is inscribed with the titles and name "Seal-bearer of the King of Lower Egypt, Sole Companion (of the king), Overseer of the Treasury, Har"

From the Israel Museum publications:
Ben-Tor, Daphna, The Scarab, A Reflection of Ancient Egypt, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1989

The Scarab: A Reflection of Ancient Egypt, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 27/06/1989 - 28/11/1989

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir

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