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Scarab with interlocknig scrolls and hieroglpyhs on the base

Steatite. Faded to white; worn. Inscribed: scroll pattern and "nefer".

Provenance

From Semna: S 524 [Excav. date] Feb. 1924 (Accession Date: February 1, 1924)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Second Intermediate Period, 1700–1550 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

24.1543

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids