Scarab

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


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 0.013 W. 0.009+

Accession Number

24.1591

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Steatite. Blue green glaze. Inscribed: “Renefer” in cartouche, “waj” and “sa”.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag, SF 524 [Excav. date] Oct. 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition