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Steatite

Faded green glaze. Cross pattern on back. Inscribed: lotus flowers.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag: SF 239 [Excav. date] October 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom to New Kingdom, Dynasty 12–18, 1991–1295 B.C.

Accession Number

24.1603

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids