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Seal

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26–30


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Scarab Factory

Dimensions

Overall: Diameter 1 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

86.704

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

White paste; unglazed; top plain and slightly rounded; lower face flat with incised hieroglyphics; hole lengthwise. From Naucratis.

Provenance

From Naukratis, Scarab Factory. 1885: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; October 28, 1885: voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over February 1886.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription