Scarab Inscribed With a Protective Motif

Period: New Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 18, early
Reign: reign of Ahmose–Joint reign
Date: ca. 1550–1458 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Carnarvon/Carter excavations, 1911
Medium: Glazed steatite
Dimensions: L. 1.5 cm (9/16 in); w. 1.2 cm (1/2 in); th. 0.8 cm (5/16 in)
Credit Line: Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number: 26.7.484

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