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Scarab

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Green glazed scarab of mediocre quality; inscribed Amen Mery Ramesses (I?). One of few evidences of post-18th date found at Amarna.

Provenance

From el-Amarna, 1934-5, No. 237. Gift of Egypt Exploration Society through Mrs. Gaston Smith & Group

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Society by subscription

Egyptian, Rameses I (?), Dynasty 19, 1295–1186 B.C.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 0.015

Accession Number

36.99

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids