Scarab

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1991–1783 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: .023

Accession Number

21.382

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Inscribed. Dark blue galzed faience? Inscribed with head of Hathor between two Uraeae. String through hole preserved.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, in front of tomb, April 1915.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition