From: Israel | Beth Shean

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 29-104-4
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Israel | Beth Shean
Archaeology Area CN IV, Debris SW of Tomb 219
Section Near Eastern
Materials Faience
Technique Glazed | Incised
Iconography Uraeus

Faience, brown remains of glaze. The base bears an incised reed sign in front of an uraeus.

Oren: “Scarab.” “Description: Faience with remains of brown glaze. Prothorax and wing-cases indicated; head and two eyes visible; no legs. The scarab rests on a socket.

Design: A reed sign in front of an uraeus erect.”

Height 0.5 cm
Length 1 cm
Width 0.7 cm
Credit Line Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number 26-10-190 - Field No SF

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