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Scaraboid

Obverse: Squatting king facing right with cartouche Men-kheper-re and ankh over double uraeae and neb. Reverse: Theoris, Bes, and scorpion. Cracked and chipped. Fair work.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry Lyman

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, 1550–1295 B.C.

Accession Number

RES.46.2

Medium or Technique

Green glazed steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids