Scarab with an openwork profile and fitted gold bezel
Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 22
Height x width x length: 1.5 x 1.8 x 2.5 cm (9/16 x 11/16 x 1 in.)
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Blue glazed steatite scarab with naturalistic back type and base inscribed with the prenomen and nomen of Sheshonq I; mounted in a gold setting.
By 1967: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; given to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer December 1, 1967.
(Accession Date: December 1, 1967)
Gift of Horace L. Mayer