Scarab Inscribed Maatkare (Hatshepsut), She Lives

Steatite (glazed) | 0.6in | c. 1479-1458 B.C.

Unknown Artist

During the 1926-1927 excavation season, the Museum's Egyptian Expedition uncovered three foundation deposits along the eastern enclosure wall of Hatshepsut's funerary temple at Deir el-Bahri in Western Thebes. Among the contents were 299 scarabs and ...
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