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Seal with a human head on the back and lizards on the base

Pierced for suspension; blackened; edge broken.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple. (Accession Date: March 2, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, 2575–2450 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

11.1739

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals