Scarab depicting a kneeling man (?)
- New Kingdom
- Dynasty 18, early
- reign of Thutmose II
- ca. 1492–1479 B.C.
- From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Tomb CC 37, Burial 59D, Carnarvon/Carter excavations, 1911
- Steatite (glazed)
- L. 1.4 cm (9/16 in); W. 1.1 cm (7/16 in); H. 0.7 cm (1/4 in)
- Credit Line:
- Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 114
The motif of a seated man smelling a lotus was a common one for the base of scarabs.