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Scarab with an interlocking, concentric circle base design.

Original string loop

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag: SF 5112 [Excav. date] November 1923 (Accession Date: January 1, 1924)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, 2100–1640 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Accession Number

24.1602

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids