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Scarab Ring of Neferkhawet

Period: New Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 18, early
Reign: reign of Thutmose I–early sole Thutmose III
Date: ca. 1504–1447 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, el-Asasif, Tomb of Neferkhawet (MMA 729), west chamber B, Burial of Neferkhawet (I), 3rd finger, left hand, MMA excavations, 1934–35
Medium: Silver, gold, glazed steatite
Dimensions: L. of scarab in bezel 2 cm (13/16 in); w. 1.3 cm (1/2 in); diam. of ring 2.5 cm (1 in)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1935
Accession Number: 35.3.104

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