Scarab with kneeling ibex

Egyptian


Dimensions

1.3 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

66.988

Medium or Technique

Glazed steatite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Scarab of green glazed steatite with schematic back type and base inscribed with kneeling ibex above a neb-sign. Edges slightly chipped.

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