About this object

Blue/green glazed steatite scarab seal with details of the head and legs on the back, and flat base inscribed with an ibex. Pierced through the length for suspension.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Personal Object
  • Culture
    Second Intermediate Period
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
    1650 BC - 1550 BC
  • Materials
  • Location
    World Museum, Level 3, Ancient Egypt Gallery
  • Acquisition
    Gift of E. Timperley
  • Collector
    E Timperley
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date collected
  • Measurements
    14.5 mm x 10 mm x 6 mm
  • Related people
    E Timperley ( Collector)
Object view = Humanities
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