This is a large ancient egyptian private name scarab for the
"Superintendent of the house, who counts ?, Nebsumenu "
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For parallel see:
Egyptian Administrative and Private-Name Seals, Geoffrey Thorndike Martin: 673
(see last picture)
Date: Egypt, late Middle Kingdom, c. 1600 BC.
Size: ca. 2,6 cm; c. 1.02 inches
Condition: clypeus chipped, otherwise intact
Provenance: private collection, Atlanta (Georgia, USA)
The authenticity of the item is unconditionally guaranteed.
This item is accompanied with an illustrated Certificate of Authenticity.