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Seal

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26–30
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Scarab Factory

Dimensions

Overall: Diameter 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

86.700

Medium or Technique

Paste

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Yellow white paste; unglazed; upper part plainp; lower face flat with incised hieroglyphics; hole lengthwise; broken through middle and mended. 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