Scarab with name of Khufu

Egyptian


Dimensions

1 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

66.995

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Scarab of steatite with schematic back type and name of king Khufu inscribed on the base.

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