Scarab

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


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 0.015 W. 0.0105

Accession Number

24.1595

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Steatite. Faded blue glaze. Inscribed: “Hetep”, “waj” and papyrus plant on “neb”.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag, SF 546A [Excav. date] Oct. 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition