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Scarab

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Steatite. Fine green glaze. Inscribed: cartouche of Thothmes I over winged scarab.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Semna: S XXX [Excav. date] Feb. 1924

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, 1550–1295 B.C.

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 1.5 cm (3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.1528

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids