Scarab



Accession Number
EC1947
Current Location
In storage
Object Type
Scarab, seal, scaraboid, intaglio and similar objects, Scarab
Period
New Kingdom
Dynasty
Eighteenth Dynasty
Ruler
Thutmose III
Material
Faience
Provenance
Egypt
Number of Elements
1

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Description

Faience scarab. 16mm long. The inscription is presumably Menkheprre (Thuthmose III), though there is an extra i. Additionally, the longtidunal hole does not go all the way through. Donated by Mrs Cox. This had belonged to her father, Edward Cox, who brought it from Egypt around 1903.

Other Identity
2018/3 (entry number)
Previous Owners
Edward Cox | Elizabeth Cox
Acquisition
Gift, Elizabeth Cox
Last modified: 11 Dec 2020

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