Seal with nefer sign

Egyptian
Second Intermediate Period, Dynasty 15
1648–1540 B.C.


Dimensions

Diameter: 1.6 cm

Accession Number

66.1011

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Button seal of black steatite; back undetailed. Base inscribed with central “nefer” sign encircled by a scroll design.

Provenance

By 1966: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; December 14, 1966: given by Horace L. Mayer to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer