Scarab

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S 716

Dimensions

Overall: 1.7 x 2.4 cm (11/16 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.1572

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Stone. Dark green. Back markings roughly cut. Illegible scratches on seal.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Semna, S 716 [Excav. date] March 1924

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition