Scarab

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20
1550–1070 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .013 x .009

Accession Number

12.1307

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Faience, gray-blue color, slightly iridescent.

Provenance

From Egypt, Mesheikh. 1912: 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.

Findspot Information: From Mesheikh. Mes / 135 A

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition