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Scarab

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Worn green glaze. Inscribed: "nefer" and geometric patterns. One end chipped.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag: SF 544 [Excav. date] October 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: L 0.015 W. 0.009

Accession Number

24.1604

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids