Scarab with uninscribed base set in a gold, twisted wire bezel

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2100–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S 520

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 1.7 cm (1/2 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.1575

Medium or Technique

Green jasper

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Semna, S 520 [Excav. date] Feb. 1924

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition