Scarab with prenomen of Thutmose (Tuthmosis) III
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Thutmose III
Height x width x length: 0.9 x 1.2 x 1.5 cm (3/8 x 1/2 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Steatite scarab with traces of blue glaze. Naturalistic back type. Base inscribed “Menkheperre, the great god, lord of the two lands.”
By 1967: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; given to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer December 1, 1967.
Gift of Horace L. Mayer