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Scarab ring

Steatite. Green glaze worn. Scroll pattern. In gold frame swivelled in heavy gold finger ring.

Provenance

From Semna, S 708 [Excav. date] April 1924 (Accession Date: April 1, 1924)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom to Second Intermediate Period, 1991–1295 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Findspot

Semna, Sudan

Accession Number

24.1500

Medium or Technique

Steatite and gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids