Scarab

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

29.1147

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Blue glaze. Inscribed Men-kheper-Ra. Crude. Seal face chipped.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Semna. Excav. date February 1928

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition