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Scaraboid

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, Thutmose IV
1550–1295 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Gebel Barkal, Temple B 602

Dimensions

Overall: 2.2 cm (7/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.1042

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Faience. Green glaze. Cartouche form. On one side “Men-kheperew-Ra”; on other “Thutmose”.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Gebel Barkal, Temple B 602 sub. [Excav. date] March, 1916

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition