About this object

Cartouche shaped seal inscribed on one side with the name of Tuthmosis III (Men-kheper-ra) and on the other side Amun-Ra with floral design at the top
From tomb 354.
Record Card by Professor Percy Newberry says 'seal'; Register says 'scarab' but Dorothy Downes describes it as as a 'bead'.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Personal Object
  • Culture
    New Kingdom
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Esna
  • Date made
    1479 BC - 1425 BC (Dynasty 18: Reign of Thutmosis III)
  • Materials
    Steatite
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of the Egyptian Excavations Committee of the Institute of Archaeology, Liverpool, 1906
  • Collector
    Liverpool University Institute of Archaeology
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Esna
  • Date collected
    1906
  • Measurements
    15.5 mm x 11 mm x 11 mm x 4.5 mm
  • Related people
    John Burges Eustace Garstang (Previous owner); Liverpool University Institute of Archaeology (Collector, previous owner)

Ownership

Previous owners

Object view = Humanities
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