Scarab with prenomen of Seti I

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 19, reign of Seti I
1294–1279 B.C.


Dimensions

Length: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1979.592

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Greenish glazed steatite scarab with base inscribed with the throne name of King Sety I, Menmaatra.

Provenance

By 1979: Mrs Horace L. Mayer collection; given to the MFA by Mrs. Mayer November 1979.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer