Scarab

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


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .008 x .006

Accession Number

06.2481

Medium or Technique

Slate

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Greenish stone; pierced on face, nebu, etc. 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