Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Royal-name scarab depicting throne name of King Amenhotep III (right) and the name of his queen, Tiy (left), enclosed in cartouches
Egypt
14th century BCE
Carved steatite
4.4 x 3.1 x 2.1 cm
Harry Stern Collection, bequest of Kurt Stern, London
Accession number: 76.18.1941
 
 

Publications:
Ben-Tor, Daphna, The Scarab, A Reflection of Ancient Egypt, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1989

Exhibition:
The Scarab: A Reflection of Ancient Egypt, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Spertus Hall, 1989

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir