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Scarab with royal titles, red crowns and a nebu (gold) hieroglyph on the base

Traces of blue green glaze. Inscribed: "Nesuti-Bity-Nub".

Provenance

From Semna: SE angle of main fort [Excav. date] April 1924 (Accession Date: April 1, 1924)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, 2040–1640 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

24.1538

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids