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Scarab

Steatite. Traces blue-green glaze. Full-face figure of Bes. Fair work.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John F. Tarbell

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20, 1550–1070 B.C.

Accession Number

37.399

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids