Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 25
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid XIII enclosure
Overall: 0.7 x 1.3 x 0.9 cm (1/4 x 1/2 x 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Small blue faience scarab, pierced lengthwise and inscribed on the bottom. Inscribed with imitation hieroglyphs.
From el-Kurru, Ku. 13 (enclosure). 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession date: January 7, 2005)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition