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Scarab

Object Number:29-104-45
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: Room 1340; Level IX
Period: Late Bronze IB
Late bronze IIA
Date Made: 1470-1300 BC
Early Date: -1470
Late Date: -1300
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Steatite
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number:28-9-38 - Field No SF

Description

Steatite with a white glaze. Inscribed Kheper-nefewi within a cartouche. Above is the nefer sign with an ankh sign on each side. Below the name is the Nub sign. On each side of the cartouche is a scroll border.

Bibliography:

[Book] Keel, Othmar. 2010. Corpus der Stempelsiegel-Amulette aus Palästina/Israel : von den Anfängen bis zur Perserzeit.. Freiburg. Freiburg, Schweiz. Vol. 2. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pages 156, 157/ cat. no. 132View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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