Scarab

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Room W ch

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 1.2 x 0.8cm (9/16 x 1/2 x 5/16in.)

Accession Number

28.1299

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Rudely made, badly worn, indistinctly inscribed, faded blue, scarab.

Provenance

From Semna, Room W ch, debris. 1928: 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