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Scarab

Steatite? Slate colored glaze? Inscribed: scarab.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag, SF 255 [Excav. date] Oct. 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom to New Kingdom, Dynasty 12–18, 1991–1295 B.C.

Accession Number

24.1598

Medium or Technique

Steatite?

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids