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Scarab

Object Number:29-104-15
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Egyptian
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: Room 1027, S. Temple on Level V
Period: Iron Age IB
Iron Age IIA
Date Made: 1150-925 BC
Early Date: -1150
Late Date: -925
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Steatite
Technique:Glazed
Iconography:Horus
Hawk
Serpent
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number:25-10-13 - Field No SF

Description

Steatite, traces of red glaze. Inscribed with figures of Horus hawk over "neb" sign, with serpent above hawk.

Bibliography:

[Book] Keel, Othmar. 2010. Corpus der Stempelsiegel-Amulette aus Palästina/Israel : von den Anfängen bis zur Perserzeit.. Freiburg. Freiburg, Schweiz. Vol. 2. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pages 102, 103/ cat. no. 14View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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