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Fine blue green glazed steatite. Inscribed: 'Amon-Ra' between 'neb' signs.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 522 [Excav. date] Oct. 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 0.0115 W. 0.008

Accession Number

24.1594

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids