Inscribed scarab with uraei
Second Intermediate Period, Dynasty 15
Height x width x length: 0.9 x 1.3 x 2 cm (3/8 x 1/2 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Brownish steatite scarab with schematically modeled back type and base inscribed with a pair of uraei flanking a hes-vase, surrounded by a rope pattern border.
By 1967: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; given to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer December 1, 1967.
Gift of Horace L. Mayer