Ring with scarab
Findspot: Sudan, Meroe, Beg. S.85
Legacy dimension: Length: of scarab .01 m. Diameter of wire .025 m.
Medium or Technique
Electrum and amazonite
Not On View
Electrum wire, open; light green amazonite scarab, incised back, under side uninscribed. Pierced.
One of many amulets mounted together taken from the mummy of Princess Mernua. This was found on her hands.
Findspot Information: From Beg. S. 85, Princess Mernua (Found on hands of mummy) [Excav. date] March, 1923
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition