Scarab from a foundation deposit
New Kingdom, Dynasty 20, reign of Ramesses III
Object Place: Egypt, Abydos
Length x width: 1.5 x 2 cm (9/16 x 13/16 in.)
Not On View
Blue glaze with naturalistic back type, heavily worn; uninscribed.
From Abydos. 1903: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1903)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription