Scarab

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, E-W Street

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 1.4 cm (3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.1521

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Steatite. Fine blue green glaze. Inscribed cartouche of Thothmes III and “Mery Amon”.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Semna: E-W Street [Excav. date] March 1924

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition