Scarab with prenomen of Smendes

Egyptian
Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 21, reign of Smendes
1075–1049 B.C.


Dimensions

Length: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.596

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Reddish brown scarab with base inscribed with the prenomen of Smendes, Hedjkhepera Setepenra.

Provenance

By 1979: Mrs Horace L. Mayer collection; given to the MFA by Mrs. Mayer November 1979.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer