Carnelian cowroid seal

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .019 x .012

Accession Number

11.2597

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Lotus flowers and buds, electrum mounting.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan. 1910-11: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1911: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition