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Steatite. Blue green glaze. Seal has feather, "Mut", "Djed", and 2 "Ankh" signs.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Kumma II [Excav. date] April 1924

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Findspot

Kumma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 1.4 x 1.9 cm (9/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.1501

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids