A small white steatite scarab, engraved with the image of a horse, 13mm. Horses were not known in Egypt until the end of the Seventeenth century BCE.
Orly Goldwasser, 2017, 'What is a horse? Lexical Acculturation and Classification in Egyptian, Sumerian, and Nahuatl', in Tanja Pommerening and Walter Bisang (eds.) ""Classification from Antiquity to Modern Times"".
- Last modified: 10 Nov 2020