About this object

Pottery scarab seal with details of the head, wings and legs on the back, and flat base inscribed with a the upper part of a figure wearing the double crown of Upper and Lower Egypt. Pierced through the length for suspension. Chipped on one end.

Record card says "Ex. Budge collection. Given Miss F Lawrence I.O.M.".

Object specifics

  • Type
    Personal Object
  • Culture
    New Kingdom
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
    1550 BC - 1069 BC
  • Materials
    Egyptian Faience
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of Miss F. Lawrence
  • Collector
    Ernest Alfred Thompson Wallis Budge
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date collected
    1944 before
  • Measurements
    12 mm x 8 mm x 6 mm
  • Related people
    Ernest Alfred Thompson Wallis Budge ( Collector, previous owner); F Miss Lawrence ( Collector, previous owner)

Ownership

Previous owners

  • F Miss Lawrence

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1944
    Disposal method: Donation
  • Ernest Alfred Thompson Wallis Budge

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: Unknown or unrecorded
    Disposal method: Unknown or unrecorded
Object view = Humanities
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