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Scarab

Steatite. Traces green glaze. Seal face has group of animals, signs, and a man, in rope border. Edges chipped.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe: W 609, No. 10 [Excav. date] 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

23.840

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids