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Scarab

Olive green hard, worn. Inscribed: hieroglyphic inscription flanked by scrolls. Large part of seal flaked off and missing.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag: SF 5053 [Excav. date] December 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

24.1607

Medium or Technique

Jasper

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids