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Pale gray blue glaze, worn off on under side; inscribed with cartouche of Thothmes III.


From Naukratis. 1885-6: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; December 22, 1887, presented to the MFA by the EEF. (Accession Date: January 1, 1888)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 26, 664–525 B.C.

Accession Number



The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids