Scarab with prenomen of Amenhotep III
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
Length x width x height: 3.7 x 2.5 x 1.5 cm (1 7/16 x 1.0 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Scarab of green faience with naturalistic-schematic back type; much of the green finish is eroded. Base carries open cut heiroglyphs spelling the prenomen of Dynasty 18 King Amenhotep III (Nebmaatre).
By 1967: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; given to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer December 1, 1967.
Gift of Horace L. Mayer