Scarab with name of Unas
1.7 x 1.3 x 8 cm (11/16 x 1/2 x 3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Scarab of white steatite with naturalistic-schematic back type. Base decorated with open cut hieroglyphs spelling the name of Dynasty 5 King Unas. Pierced.
By 1966: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; given by Horace L. Mayer to the MFA December 14, 1966.
Gift of Horace L. Mayer