Scarab

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .020 x .014

Accession Number

11.2615

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Faience, in original electrum setting.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan. 1911: 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