Nubian. <em>Scaraboid</em>, ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E. Faience, 1/4 x 11/16 x 13/16 in. (0.6 x 1.7 x 2.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society, 38.552. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.38.552_negA_bw.jpg)



Medium: Faience

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 1/4 x 11/16 x 13/16 in. (0.6 x 1.7 x 2.1 cm)


Accession Number: 38.552

Image: CUR.38.552_negA_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Green glazed faience scaraboid. The scaraboid is of oval form, pierced for suspension. The faience is of coarse texture with a glaze of poor quality. The base is stamped with a name or symbol at present undecipherable. In common with the other pieces from this foundation deposit, the quality of the object is poor. Condition: Entire surface somewhat worn.

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