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Dull gray blue stone; uninscribed

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26
590 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis

Dimensions

Overall: 1.4 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

88.726

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

From Naukratis.

Provenance

From Naukratis. 1886-7: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; December 22, 1887, presented to the MFA by the EEF.
(Accession Date: April 1, 1888)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription