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Scarab

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S 509

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 1.3 cm (3/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.1582

Medium or Technique

Glass?

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Glass? Translucent dark blue. Uninscribed; set in gold band.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Semna, S 509 [Excav. date] Feb. 1924

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition