Scarab

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


Dimensions

Length x width x depth: 1.8 x 1.2 x 9 cm (11/16 x 1/2 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

66.1019

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Glazed steatite with hieroglyphic inscription.

Provenance

By 1966: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; 1966: given by Horace L. Mayer to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer