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Scarab

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


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: L 0.011- W. 0.009-

Accession Number

24.1623

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Worn green glaze. Inscribed: Two lotus flowers(?) and geometric pattern.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag: SF 231 [Excav. date] Oct. 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition