Faience seal

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


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 351

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 x 1.9 cm (1/2 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.2633

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Flat oblong shape with rounded ends. Faience scaraboid seal inscribed on both sides.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 351. 1910-11: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

(accession date: October 19, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition