Scarab

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 015 x .011

Accession Number

06.2475

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Blue glaze; five round dots in quincunx on bottom. Pierced. From Deir-el-Bahari.

Provenance

Thebes, Deir el-Bahri. 1906, Excavated by Edouard Naville for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; presented to the MFA by the Committee of the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription