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Dark green glaze. Seal face flying hawk over name Amen.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Semna; Excav. date January 1928

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, 1550–1295 B.C.

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 1.4 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1145

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids