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Scarab

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Glaze worn off. Deeply cut. Cartouche Heka-Maat and either neb or tawy.

Provenance

From Semna; Excav. date January 1928. 28-1-342: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18 or 20,

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 1.9 cm (3/4 in.)

Accession Number

29.1140

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids