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Scarab

Steatite. Traces of green glaze. Inscribed; band down center flanked by scroll patterns.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag, SF 544 [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

24.1599

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids