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Seal impression

Egyptian
Middle-New Kingdom


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Tomb 234

Dimensions

Length x Width: 4.7 x 3.4 cm (1 7/8 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2212

Medium or Technique

Red pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Inscriptions

Seal, bears impression of Ibis and god Horus in human form. Also bears impression of maker’s fingertip.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, Tomb 234: 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