Scarab

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


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 0.014 W. 0.010

Accession Number

24.1599

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Steatite. Traces of green glaze. Inscribed; band down center flanked by scroll patterns.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag, SF 544 [Excav. date] Oct. 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition