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Scarab ring

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom to Second Intermediate Period
1991–1295 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Semna, S 708

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 1.6 cm (1/2 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.1500

Medium or Technique

Steatite and gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Steatite. Green glaze worn. Scroll pattern. In gold frame swivelled in heavy gold finger ring.

Provenance

From Semna, S 708 [Excav. date] April 1924
(Accession Date: April 1, 1924)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition