Scarab with king in chariot

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1539–1075 B.C.


Dimensions

1.6 cm (5/8 in.)

Accession Number

66.986

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Whitish steatite scarab with back broken off. Base shows the king in a horse-drawn chariot.

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