<em>Mounted Scarab of Hatshepsut</em>, ca. 1478-1458 B.C.E. Gold, steatite, glaze, 9/16 × 7/8 in. (1.4 × 2.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Theodora Wilbour from the collection of her father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 35.1118. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.35.1118_erg456.jpg)

Mounted Scarab of Hatshepsut

Medium: Gold, steatite, glaze

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1478-1458 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 9/16 × 7/8 in. (1.4 × 2.2 cm)


Museum Location: Egyptian Orientation Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 35.1118

Image: CUR.35.1118_erg456.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Brown steatite scarab, green glazed, inscribed with cartouche of Hatshepsut between feathers. Scarab set in gold mounting originally part of a seal-ring. Pieces longitudinally. Gold mounting slightly dented. Glaze of scarab. Worn. Fine workmanship.

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