Scarab with name of Sheshy
Second Intermediate Period, Dynasty 15
Height x width x length: 1.2 x 1.8 x 2.4 cm (1/2 x 11/16 x 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Steatite scarab, glaze lost, with schematic back type and base inscribed for “the son of Re, Sheshy, who lives foerever.” On either side are the words “all good life.”
By 1967: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; given to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer December 1, 1967.
Gift of Horace L. Mayer