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Scarab

Object Number:E12824
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Period: Modern (uncertain)
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Steatite
Glaze
Technique:Glazed
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Dillwyn Parrish, 1914

Description

Turquoise glaze steatite. Most of back broken away. Garbled and meaningless inscription. Forgery?

Bibliography:

[Book] Wegner, Jennifer H., and Wegner, Josef W. 2015. The Sphinx That Traveled To Philadelphia.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Press. pg. 239 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 228/8.63View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Wegner, Jennifer H. 2014. "Sphinx Celebrating a Centennial in Phildelphia". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 56. no. 2. pg. 1-56 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 35View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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