Scarab

Egyptian
Rameses I (?), Dynasty 19
1295–1186 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 0.015

Accession Number

36.99

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Green glazed scarab of mediocre quality; inscribed Amen Mery Ramesses (I?). One of few evidences of post-18th date found at Amarna.

Provenance

From el-Amarna, 1934-5, No. 237. Gift of Egypt Exploration Society through Mrs. Gaston Smith & Group

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Society by subscription