Seal

Nubian


Object Place: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W 619

Dimensions

Overall: 3.7 cm (1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.832

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Steatite. Plaque. Convex side: cartouche of Thothmes III between uraei. Flat side: sphinx trampling enemy and cartouche. Bored lengthwise.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe: W 619 [Excav. date] March 5, 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition