Commemorative scarab of Amenhotep III
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III
Length x depth x width: 6 x 2.5 x 4 cm (2 3/8 x 1 x 1 9/16 in.)
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Egyptian New Kingdom Gallery (Gallery 210)
Commemorative scarab of King Amenhotep III and Queen Tiye recording the building of an irrigation basin.
By 1972, with Nicolaos Koutoulakis, Geneva (according to the recommendation form, had previously been on the market in Lebanon); purchased by the MFA from Mr. Koutoulakis September 13, 1972.
(Accession Date: September 13, 1972)
Seth K. Sweetser Fund