Seal

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S 556 (child's burial)

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 1.3 cm (3/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.1585

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Steatite. Green glazed. Flat oval; inscribed with hierogliphic text on both sides.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Semna, S 556 [Excav. date] April 1924

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition