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Scarab with prenomen of Thutmose (Tuthmosis) I

Yellowish green steatite scarab with base inscribed with prenomen of Thutmose I, Aakheperkara.

Provenance

By 1979: Mrs Horace L. Mayer collection; given to the MFA by Mrs. Mayer November 1979.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Thutmose I, 1504–1492 B.C.

Accession Number

1979.594

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids