Inscribed scarab

Egyptian


Dimensions

Length x width x height: 0.8 x 1.2 x 1.8 cm (5/16 x 1/2 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

67.1106

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Blue faience scarab with naturalistic back type and hieroglyphs incribed on the base.

Provenance

By 1967: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; given to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer December 1, 1967.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer