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Scarab with running ibex

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Steatite scarab with running ibex on the base.

Provenance

By 1979: Mrs Horace L. Mayer collection; given to the MFA by Mrs. Mayer November 1979.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer

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

Dimensions

Length: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.599

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids