Scarab with a base depicting a vulture protecting the head of a Nubian flanked by an ankh and nefer sign

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Dimensions

Width x length: 1 x 1.3 cm (3/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

25.69

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Green glazed steatite. Vulture with outspread wings over head of a Nubian, beside which are “Ankh” and “Nefer” signs.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Robert F. Clark