Scarab

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18 or 20


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna

Dimensions

Overall: 1.9 cm (3/4 in.)

Accession Number

29.1140

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Glaze worn off. Deeply cut. Cartouche Heka-Maat and either neb or tawy.

Provenance

From Semna; Excav. date January 1928. 28-1-342: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition