Scarab

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


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .012 x .009

Accession Number

06.2480

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Blue glaze. Wing covers not marked. Pierced. On face, the pschent, nebu, and a third symbol. From Deir-el-Bahari.

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