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Fragment of scarab

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, West Fort, Southwest quarter in debris

Dimensions

Overall: 0.4 x 1.1 x 1.2cm (3/16 x 7/16 x 1/2in.)

Accession Number

28.1196

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Fragment of the face of a scarab, blue glazed.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, West Fort, Southwest quarter in debris. 1928: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition