New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Thumose III
Height x length of bezel: 1.7 x 1.8 cm (11/16 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Gold / glazed steatite
Not On View
Round wire ring with flip bezel holding scarab- the setting covers part of the underside of the scarab indicating that the setting may not be original or it was not intended for use as a seal. Underside shows recumbent sphinx wearing Blue Crown.
By 1962: H.H. Richardson collection; 1962: given to the MFA by H.H. Richardson, October 19, 1962.
(Accession Date: September 19, 1962)
Gift of H. H. Richardson