Scarab with a central sema ("union") hieroglyph and cross-hatched neb sign on the base

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2100–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Semna, CCXXVI

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 x 1.9 cm (1/2 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.1509

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition