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Scaraboid

One rudely inscribed, plain topped, unpierced scaraboid.

Provenance

From Semna, Debris of room W 245. 1928: 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

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 x 1.7 x 0.9cm (1 x 11/16 x 3/8in.)

Accession Number

28.1300

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids