Seal impression

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, street W 142

Dimensions

Length x Width: 3.8 x 2.9 cm (1 1/2 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.1180

Medium or Technique

Mud

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Inscriptions

Fragment of sealing with part of impression of scarab seal twice repeated. Illegible. Appears to be scorpion-headed figure holding 2 uraei.

Provenance

From Semna, street W142. 1928: 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