Scarab

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


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: L 0.015 W. 0.0115

Accession Number

24.1622

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Blue green glaze. Inscribed: “Mer-Neteruw”.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag: SF 5045 [Excav. date] Nov. 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition