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Steatite. Worn. Blue green glaze in hollows. Inscribed: hawk-headed man and two Uraeii.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Semna: S 548 [Excav. date] March 1924

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom to Second Intermediate Period, 1991–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

24.1533

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids