Frog seal

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris S of mastaba G 7230-7240: G 7240

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 x 1.1 cm (5/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-253

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

This frog seal is incised on the base and bored. The head is broken off.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris S of mastaba G 7230-7240: G 7240. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–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