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Scarab

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26
664–525 B.C


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7600 S, Room III.

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1478

Medium or Technique

Hematite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Haematite. Flat base, uninscribed.

Provenance

From Giza: G 7600 S, Room III. April 22, 1929: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition