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Scarab

Egyptian
New Kingdom


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .004 x .003

Accession Number

12.1461

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Faience. Tiny Scarab, undercut, on base figure of man.

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 / 2124

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition