Scarab

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna

Dimensions

Overall: 1.4 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1141

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Blue glaze worn. Decorative design. Very fine.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Semna; Excav. date January 1928

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition