Scarab Inscribed With The Titulary of Amenhotep I
- New Kingdom
- Dynasty 18, early
- reign of Amenhotep I
- ca. 1525–1504 B.C.
- From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Tomb CC 37, Hall (C), burial 16, inside large round basket, Carnarvon/Carter excavations, 1911
- Jasper (green)
- L. 1.8 cm (11/16 in); W. 1.3 cm (1/2 in); Th. 0.9 cm (3/8 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
- Accession Number:
Scarabs made from hard stone, which is difficult to carve, are not common in the New Kingdom. This one bears the prenomen and nomen of Amenhotep I.