Scarab

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W 761

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23.805

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Blue glass (Imitation Lapis). Legs outspread. Plain base. Bored lengthwise.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe: W 761 [Excav. date] March 8, 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition