Scarab

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom to New Kingdom, Dynasty 12–18
1991–1295 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: L 0.013 W. 0.010

Accession Number

24.1620

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Thick blue green glaze. Inscribed: flower design. About one-third missing.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag: SF 5029 [Excav. date] Nov. 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition