Scarab

Nubian
Kerma


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma

Dimensions

Overall: 1.8 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1762

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Yellow-buff faience. Incised with figure of walking man. Crude work.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KIII, K308. December 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition