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Scarabiod

Incised sign, uncertain material.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B503 Ex 1, pit "S". 1920: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 0.8 x 0.4cm (1/2 x 5/16 x 1/8in.)

Accession Number

20.2233

Medium or Technique

Faience or stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids