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Scarab

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Under Taharqa Temple, Room bb

Dimensions

Overall: 0.6 x 0.8cm (1/4 x 5/16in.)

Accession Number

28.1218

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Very small scarab, blue glaze.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, Under Taharqa Temple, Room bb. 1928: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition