110 B.C.–A.D. 40
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. West, Pyramid W162 thieves' debris on floor
Overall: 2.6 x 1.9 x 1cm (1 x 3/4 x 3/8in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Large scarab, white incised decoration under surface, much worn. Pierced, sun disks, nefer signs and wAs between nb-baskets.
From Meroe, Beg. West, Pyramid W162, thieves' debris on floor. February, 1922: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition