Scarab

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 30
380–332 B.C.


Dimensions

Overall: 3.8 x 2.9 cm (1 1/2 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

85.538

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and scaraboids

Pale green, red and gray clay, unglazed.

Provenance

From San-el-Hagar. 1885: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; received by the MFA by subscription from the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription