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Scarab

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S 588

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 x 1.5 cm (7/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.1502

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Steatite. Faded green glaze. Top of back split off. Seal has cartouche of Thothmes III.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Semna, S 588 [Excav. date] March 1924

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition