Scarab with animal motifs

Egyptian
New Kingdom (?)
1550–1070 B.C.


Dimensions

Length: 1.4 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

66.997

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Green glazed staetite scarab with naturalistic back type. On the base: an antelope, a lion (?) and a plant.

Provenance

By 1966: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; given by Horace L. Mayer to the MFA December 14, 1966.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer