Meroitic Period, reign of Amanikhatashan
Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Begrawiya, Pyr. N 18
Overall: 0.8 x 1.2cm (5/16 x 7/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Hollow gold scarab, pierced lengthwise, flat underside.
From Meroe, Beg. N XVIII. March, 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1924: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition