University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:E21
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Egypt
Archaeology Area: In West Delta
Period: Eighteenth Dynasty
New Kingdom
Date Made: 1539-1292 BC
Early Date: -1540
Late Date: -1291
Length: 8.3cm
Width: 5.3cm
Credit Line:Distribution from the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1890
Other NumberES 21 - Original Number


Large steatite scarab with 8 lines of incised inscription, commemmorating Amenhotep III's lion hunts during the first 10 years of his reign.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Amarna: Ancient Egypt's Place in the Sun (12 Nov 2006)View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Wegner, Josef W. & Wegner, Jennifer H. 2015. The Sphinx That Traveled To Philadelphia. 239. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 159/7.23View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Silverman, David P., et al. 2006. Akhenaten and Tutankhamun Revolution and Restoration. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 151-153, fig.137-139View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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