Inscribed scarab

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1539–1075 B.C.


Dimensions

Length: 1.9 cm (3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1979.603

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Steatite scarab with hieroglyphic inscription on base.

Provenance

By 1979: Mrs Horace L. Mayer collection; given to the MFA by Mrs. Mayer November 1979.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer