Seal

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. West, W671 (Menkhepri)

Dimensions

Overall: 1.6 cm (5/8 in.)

Accession Number

23.858

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Faded glaze. Circular. Rosette on top. Base has crudely cut sphinx and cartouche of thothmes III. Bored. Chipped.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. West, W671 (Menkhepri). March 6, 1923 - 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