Scarab of Hatnefer

Period: New Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 18, early
Reign: reign of Thutmose II–Early Joint reign
Date: ca. 1492–1473 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, Tomb of Hatnefer and Ramose (below TT 71), Mummy of Hatnefer, tied to left thumb, MMA excavations, 1935–36
Medium: Glazed steatite
Dimensions: L. 2 cm (3/4 in.); W. 1.4 cm (9/16 in.); H. 0.9 cm (3/8 in.)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number: 36.3.6

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