Scarab

Egyptian
New Kingdom, , Dynasty 18, reign of Thutmose III
1479–1425 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: L 0.022

Accession Number

27.958

Medium or Technique

Steatite and silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Set in silver band. Back cut out to receive inlays (missing). Seal face two kneeling figures flanking cartouche Below: seated deity with two cynocephali.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Giza: G 7011 A [Excav. date] Jan. 1926

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition