Inscribed scaraboid

Egyptian
New Kingdom or later, Dynasty 19 to 25
1295–660 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x width x length: 0.7 x 1.5 x 1.8 cm (1/4 x 9/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

67.1108

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Blue faience scaraboid with “Usermaatra” inscribed on the base.

Provenance

By 1967: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; given to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer December 1, 1967.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer