Results 1 1033
713 Previous Next

Scarab of Thutmose IV
Additional Views Explore Object
Creative Commons License

Scarab of Thutmose IV


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description Images of cobras and Maat-feathers surround the throne name of Thutmose IV, securing the royal authority for the king, as well as the support of Amun. It should provide a private owner with this king's royal patronage and divine protection.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Translation] Throne name of King Thutmose IV in a cartouche: Men-kheperu-Re.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

Download Image Add to Collection Creative Commons License

Creator
Period
1397-1388 BCE (New Kingdom, Dynasty 18)
Medium
beige steatite with blue-green glaze
(Precious Stones & Gems)
Accession Number
42.73
Measurements
H: 11/16 x W: 1/2 x D: 5/16 in. (1.7 x 1.3 x 0.8 cm)
Geographies
  • Egypt (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

Tags


    Thumbnail: Scarab of Thutmose IV Thumbnail: Scarab of Thutmose IV Thumbnail: Scarab of Thutmose IV Thumbnail: Scarab of Thutmose IV Thumbnail: Scarab of Thutmose IV
    Thumbnail: Scarab of Thutmose IV
    Previous Next
    Zoom Out Zoom In Back to Details  
    Full Size: Scarab of Thutmose IV