Scarab

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S XXX

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 1.5 cm (3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.1528

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Steatite. Fine green glaze. Inscribed: cartouche of Thothmes I over winged scarab.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Semna: S XXX [Excav. date] Feb. 1924

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition