Seal

Egyptian
Old Kingdom to First Intermediate Period, Dynasty 6–10
2323–2040 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: height .018 m.; length .024 m.; width .011 m.

Accession Number

47.1667

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Black stone amulet seal; pierced on top; shape: [=unable to enter mark=]. Incised design on under side: [=unable to enter mark=].

Provenance

From Mesheikh. 1912: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1947: brought from Harvard Camp.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition