Scarab

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 x 1.1 x 1.5 cm (5/16 x 7/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.03.45

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Scarab with thick blue-green glaze and a floral design on the base. Strung with Res. 03.44.

Provenance

From Egypt. Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription