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Scaraboid seal

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Scaraboid seal; flat and inscribed on both sides.

Provenance

From Nubia, Uronarti, Room 115. 1929: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Uronarti, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Other: 0.7 x 1.9 x 2.9 cm (1/4 x 3/4 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.2294

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids