Third Intermediate Period-Late Period, Dynasty 25-Dynasty 26
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 697
Overall: 1.4 x 1.1 x 0.6cm (9/16 x 7/16 x 1/4in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Faded blue faience scarab, edges broken. Pierced. Beetle pushing sun disk and royal title nTr nfr on its sides.
From Beg. West 697, March, 1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition