About this object

Steatite scaraboid with linear design on back and base. Pierced through the length for suspension. Slightly chipped.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Personal Object
  • Culture
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
  • Materials
    Steatite
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of Miss F. Lawrence
  • Collector
    Richard Bethell
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date collected
    1944 before
  • Measurements
    10 mm x 9 mm x 4.5 mm
  • Note
    Record card says: "Ex. Hon. R. Bethell Coll. Given Miss F. Lawrence I.O.M"
  • Related people
    Richard Bethell ( Collector, previous owner); F Miss Lawrence ( Previous owner)

Ownership

Previous owners

  • F Miss Lawrence

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1944
    Disposal method: Donation
  • Richard Bethell

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1924-12-15
    Disposal method: Sold
Object view = Humanities
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