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Scarab

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Inscribed for "the son of Re Apophis"; scroll border.

Provenance

Luigi Vassalli Collection (1812-1887); by 1957: Horace L. Mayer Collection; 1957: gift of Horace L. Mayer.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian, Second Intermediate Period, 1630–1523 B.C.

Dimensions

Length: 2.1 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

57.440

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids