<em>Scarab with Design Interlaced Scrolls</em>, ca. 1938-1759 B.C.E. Steatite, glaze, 1/4in. (0.6cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X20.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.X20.2_NegA_print_bw.jpg)

Scarab with Design Interlaced Scrolls

Medium: Steatite, glaze

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1938-1759 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 1/4in. (0.6cm) 1/4 x 1/2 x 11/16 in. (0.7 x 1.3 x 1.7 cm)


Accession Number: X20.2

Image: CUR.X20.2_NegA_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Scarab in glazed steatite, mounted in a modern gold finger ring, and engraved with a complicated interlaced scroll pattern. Preservation: Glaze turned ivory white, back cracked, otherwise good. Comment: A date in Dynasty XVIII is possible for this scarab.

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