Scarab

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: L 0.014

Accession Number

29.1666

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Inscribed. Steatite. Green glaze. Figure of Bes on reverse.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Giza [Excav. date] 1927

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition