Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Private-name scarab inscribed in the base with the title and name "Chief Administrator of a City, Kemes"
Egypt
18th century BCE
Glazed steatite
H: 2.1; W: 1.5; L: 1.0 cm
Harry Stern Collection, bequest of Kurt Stern, London
Accession number: 76.31.89
 
 

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