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Seal impression

Seal, bears impression of Ibis and god Horus in human form. Also bears impression of maker's fingertip.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, Tomb 234: 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

Egyptian, Middle-New Kingdom,

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length x Width: 4.7 x 3.4 cm (1 7/8 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2212

Medium or Technique

Red pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Inscriptions