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Scarab

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


Findspot: Egypt

Dimensions

Width x length: 0.9 x 1.4 cm (3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

18.605

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Steatite; gren glaze, much worn; incised hieroglyphics on face; hole lengthwise.

Provenance

By Mr. & Mrs. deForest Thomson to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson