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Scarab

Scarab, the face has a hawk's head crowned with disc and uraeus.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Semna; Excav. date February 1928

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, 1550–1295 B.C.

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

29.1146

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids