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Seal

Black stone amulet seal; pierced on top; shape: [=unable to enter mark=]. Incised design on under side: [=unable to enter mark=].

Provenance

From Mesheikh. 1912: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1947: brought from Harvard Camp.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom to First Intermediate Period, Dynasty 6–10, 2323–2040 B.C.

Accession Number

47.1667

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals