About this object

Green glazed scaraboid seal with perforated handle on the back, and flat base inscribed with hieroglyphs. Only traces of green glaze remain.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Personal Object
  • Culture
    New Kingdom (Ramesside Period)
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
    1295 BC - 1069 BC (Dynasty 19 BC - 20 BC)
  • Materials
    Egyptian Faience
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Purchased from A H Cowie, 1886
  • Collector
    A H Cowie
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date collected
  • Measurements
    40.5 mm x 26 mm x 16 mm
  • Related people
    A H Cowie ( Collector, previous owner)


Previous owners

  • A H Cowie

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1886
    Disposal method: Sold
Object view = Humanities
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