Scarab

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna

Dimensions

Overall: 1.6 cm (5/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.1152

Medium or Technique

Faience?

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Faience? Dark blue glaze. Inscribed Amon-Ra and lotus bud.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Semna [Excav. date] February, 1928

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition