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Title
Scarab Finger Ring
Work Type
Ring, scarab, swivel
Date
ca. 1479-1458 B.C.
Location
From, Egypt
burial 2, mummy, 3rd finger of left hand, below the Tomb of Senenmut (TT 71), Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, Upper Egypt, Thebes
MMA excavations, 1935-36
Material
Green jasper, gold
Period
New Kingdom
Dynasty 18
Joint reign of Hatshepsut and Thutmose III
Measurements
L. of scarab and bezel 1.8 cm (11/16 in); w. 1.3 cm (1/2 in); h. 0.8 cm (5/16 in)_x000D_; H. of ring 1.7 cm (11/16 in); w. at bezel 2.2 cm (7/8 in)
Source
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Credit Line
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Rogers Fund, 1936
Rights
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File Properties
File Name
MMA_36.3.187_EGDP021136.jpg
SSID
18332570

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