Scarab

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


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: L 0.0225 W. 0.015

Accession Number

24.1607

Medium or Technique

Jasper

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Olive green hard, worn. Inscribed: hieroglyphic inscription flanked by scrolls. Large part of seal flaked off and missing.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag: SF 5053 [Excav. date] December 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition