Cowroid with prenomen of Thutmose (Tuthmosis) IV
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
Length: 2 cm (13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Cowroid seal of burnt green glazed steatite; back carries incised line decoration. Base inscribed with a cartouche containing the prenomen of Dynasty 18 King Thutmose IV (Menkheperure) with titles likely to be read “The good god, Lord of the Two Lands” (above cartouche) followed by the epithet “The Image of Amun” (below cartouche). Pierced.
By 1966: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; given by Horace L. Mayer to the MFA December 14, 1966.
Gift of Horace L. Mayer