Unknown Egyptian, ‘Scarab of the Storehouse Overseer Wah’, ca. 1981–1975 B.C., The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Middle Kingdom; Dynasty 12; reign of Amenemhat I, early; from Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Southern Asasif, Tomb of Wah (MMA 1102), Mummy, over crossed wrists, MMA excavations, 1920; scarab: l. 3.9 cm (1 1/2 in.), w. 2.7 cm (1 1/16 in.), h. 2.5 cm (1 in.); barrel bead: l. 1.4 cm (9/16 in.), diam. 1 cm (3/8 in.); cylindrical bead: l. 1.9 cm (3/4 in.), 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)
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