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Scarab

Object Number:E6755
Current Location: On Loan
Provenience: Egypt
Abydos
Locus: E256
Period: Third Intermediate Period
Twenty-Fifth Dynasty
Date Made: 760 - 656 BCE
Early Date: -761
Late Date: -655
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Stone
Technique:Incised
Iconography:Book Of The Dead
Inscription Language:Hieroglyphic
Credit Line:Distribution from the Egyptian Research Account, 1900
Other Number:AES 1584 - Other Number

Description

Heart-shaped. Slate-like stone with 7 incised lines of hieroglyphic inscription containing Chapter 30 of the Book of the Dead. The top is left free for the insertion of the name.

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