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Scarab

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


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: L 0.009 W. 0.007

Accession Number

24.1601

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Light blue glaze. Inscribed: lotus flower between “neb” signs.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag: SF 5015 [Excav. date] November 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition