Scarab of the Hyksos king Sheshy. The back is badly worn and chipped. The base reads, "the good god, the son of Re, Maaibra, given life," between a patern of running spirals.
By 1979: Mrs Horace L. Mayer collection; given to the MFA by Mrs. Mayer November 1979.
Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer