Seal

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom to New Kingdom, Dynasty 12–18
1991–1295 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S 552

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 x 1 cm (5/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.1559

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Faience. Faded to white. Back in form of two birds. Seal has cartouche with “nefer” between red crowns. Double holes.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Semna, S 552 [Excav. date] March 1924

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition