Scarab

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1146

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Scarab, the face has a hawk’s head crowned with disc and uraeus.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Semna; Excav. date February 1928

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition