Scarab

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom to Second Intermediate Period
1991–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S 548

Dimensions

Overall: 1.4 x 1.9 cm (9/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.1533

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Steatite. Worn. Blue green glaze in hollows. Inscribed: hawk-headed man and two Uraeii.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Semna: S 548 [Excav. date] March 1924

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition