Scarab

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, A1202

Dimensions

Overall: 0.6 x 1.8 x 2.1cm (1/4 x 11/16 x 13/16in.)

Accession Number

18-12-16

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Bl. steatite ringed scarab with piercing and mark on underside.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, A1202 ; Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition