Scarab

Egyptian
New Kingdom


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .008 x .006

Accession Number

06.2483

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Small green glazed specimen; at each end the sign nebu as a filler, with two hieroglyphs between them.

Provenance

Thebes, Deir el-Bahri. 1906, Excavated by Edourad 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