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Set in silver band. Back cut out to receive inlays (missing). Seal face two kneeling figures flanking cartouche Below: seated deity with two cynocephali.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Giza: G 7011 A [Excav. date] Jan. 1926

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, , Dynasty 18, reign of Thutmose III, 1479–1425 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: L 0.022

Accession Number

27.958

Medium or Technique

Steatite and silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids