Late Period, Dynasty 26–30
Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Scarab Factory
Overall: 1.2 x 1.2 cm (1/2 x 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Blue paste; unbaked and unglazed; ram’s head in relief on top; winged scarab incised on lower face; one edge broken. From Naucratis.
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)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription