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Steatite. Faded blue glaze. Inscribed: "Hetep", "waj" and papyrus plant on "neb".

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag, SF 546A [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: 0.015 W. 0.0105

Accession Number

24.1595

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids