Scarab

Egyptian
New Kingdom or later


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7520 x, debris of Room 1

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 x 1.1 x 0.5 cm (5/16 x 7/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1745

Medium or Technique

Hematite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

One well cut hematite scarab.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7520 X, debris of Room 1. February, 1927: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition