Scarab

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


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 0.0115 W. 0.008

Accession Number

24.1594

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Fine blue green glazed steatite. Inscribed: ‘Amon-Ra’ between ‘neb’ signs.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 522 [Excav. date] Oct. 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition