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Scarab

A "Cowroid" shape, in green glaze, pierced lengthwise. Inscribed as in sketch. Probably

Provenance

From Deir el-Bahri. 1906: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, New Kingdom,

Accession Number

06.2494

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids