Scarab with prenomen of Thutmose (Tuthmosis) I

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Thutmose I
1504–1492 B.C.


Dimensions

Length: 1.4 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.594

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Yellowish green steatite scarab with base inscribed with prenomen of Thutmose I, Aakheperkara.

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