Scarab

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Dimensions

1.6 x 0.9 x 1.1 cm (5/8 x 3/8 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1978.687

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Purple faience scarab with horse on base.

Provenance

By 1978: Mrs. Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; given to the MFA by Mrs. Mayer December 1, 1978.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer