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Scarab

Scarab, no traces of glaze. The hieroglphs consist of a nefer and uraeus above horse on neb-sign. Fair work.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John F. Tarbell

Egyptian, New Kingdom or later, Dynasty 19–23, 1295–700 B.C.

Accession Number

37.401

Medium or Technique

Steatite?

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids