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Scarab with a base depicting a vulture protecting the head of a Nubian flanked by an ankh and nefer sign

Green glazed steatite. Vulture with outspread wings over head of a Nubian, beside which are "Ankh" and "Nefer" signs.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Robert F. Clark

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids