Medium: Steatite, glaze
Dates:ca. 1630-1539 B.C.E.
Dimensions: 3/8 × 11/16 × 15/16 in. (0.9 × 1.7 × 2.4 cm)
Accession Number: 37.505E
Catalogue Description: Glazed (the glaze has turned brown) steatite scarab inscribed with the name of Khaseshere- Neferjotep. The piece is pierced from front to rear for suspension. The piece has a high prothorax which is separated from the elytra by a single line which curves towards the rear. The front legs are notched. The inscription is as follows: “The Good God, Khaseshere, begotten by the God’s Father Hanankhef”. Condition: Glaze gone brown and discolored.