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Scarabs

datation
First half of the 15th century BC
provenance
Ugarit
area
period
size
9 cm x 1,5 cm
materials
themes

Scarabs are flat carved seals representing an Egyptian cicada-form.

This one is made of white stone. It is inscribed in Egyptian Hieroglyphic: "the fifth queen from the 18th family, Hatshepsut" and it was found in Ugarit.

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