Scaraboid

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Debris of room W 245

Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 x 1.7 x 0.9cm (1 x 11/16 x 3/8in.)

Accession Number

28.1300

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

One rudely inscribed, plain topped, unpierced scaraboid.

Provenance

From Semna, Debris of room W 245. 1928: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition