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Small green glazed specimen; at each end the sign nebu as a filler, with two hieroglyphs between them.


Thebes, Deir el-Bahri. 1906, Excavated by Edourad Naville for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; presented to the MFA by the Committee of the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, New Kingdom,

Accession Number



The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids