Scarab of Redi-ni-ptah
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1630-1539 B.C.E.
Second Intermediate Period
5/16 x 9/16 x 7/8 in. (0.8 x 1.5 x 2.2 cm) (show scale)
Inscription: For title imy-r3 w’r•t n cf Wb. I, p. 287 (16). The reading of last part of title uncertain, possibly whm•t (Wb. I, p. 340). Title not listed elsewhere. For name cf. Ranke, Personennamen, 228, 3.
February 1942. Reading of last sign in title irw bnr. t confectioner (maker of sweets)(Gardiner, sign-list M30).
Gift of Theodora Wilbour from the collection of her father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
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Scarab of Redi-ni-ptah, ca. 1630-1539 B.C.E. Steatite, glaze, 5/16 x 9/16 x 7/8 in. (0.8 x 1.5 x 2.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Theodora Wilbour from the collection of her father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 35.1114. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.35.1114_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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