Falcon-headed scaraboid

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26
664–525 B.C


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7652A, Room VIII

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 0.012

Accession Number

29.1400

Medium or Technique

Lapis lazuli

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Lapis Lazuli. Decayed. Falcon- headed type but head missing. Chipped.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza G 7652A, Room VIII. [Excav. date] April 28, 1929: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition