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Scarab

Object Number:86-35-219
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Cairo
Period: Third Intermediate Period
Twenty-Fifth Dynasty
Date Made: 734 BC
Early Date: -734
Late Date: -734
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Faience
Credit Line:Gift of George and Henry J. Vaux, 1985
Other Number:10 - Other Number

Description

Blue-green faience. Inscribed with sphinx and symbols for Khepnofer.

Bibliography:

[Book] Wegner, Jennifer H., and Wegner, Josef W. 2015. The Sphinx That Traveled To Philadelphia.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Press. pg. 239 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 228/8.63View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Wegner, Jennifer H. 2014. "Sphinx Celebrating a Centennial in Phildelphia". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 56. no. 2. pg. 1-56 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 35View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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